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Crossville in Cumberland County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

In Honor Of George Washington

1732 - 1799

 
 
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By TeamOHE, May 18, 2018
1. In Honor Of George Washington Marker
Inscription.  "First in war, First in peace, First in the hearts of his countrymen" Historic Red Maple Tree from Mount Vernon planted by the Crab-Orchard Chapter, NSDAR.
 
Erected 1999 by Crab-Orchard Chapter, National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & PoliticsWar, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Former U.S. Presidents: #01 George Washington series lists.
 
Location. 35° 55.885′ N, 85° 0.745′ W. Marker is in Crossville, Tennessee, in Cumberland County. Marker is at the intersection of South Main Street (U.S. 127) and Shepherds Way, on the right when traveling east on South Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1446 S Main St, Crossville TN 38555, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Built in 1935 by Wm. Garrison (approx. 1.3 miles away); Built in 1938 (approx. 1.3
In Honor Of George Washington Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, May 18, 2018
2. In Honor Of George Washington Marker
miles away); Cumberland County at War (approx. 1.4 miles away); Cumberland County's First Steam Engine (approx. 1.4 miles away); Milo Lemert Memorial Building (approx. 1.4 miles away); In Remembrance of the Korean War (approx. 1.4 miles away); Cumberland County Civil War Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Crossville.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 16, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 14, 2020, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 29 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 14, 2020, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.
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