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Fletcher in Henderson County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Edgar Wilson Nye

 

— Bill Nye —

 
Edgar Wilson Nye Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, October 17, 2008
1. Edgar Wilson Nye Marker
Inscription.  
1850 - 1896
American Humorist

I will turn their mourning into Joy and will Comfort them and make the rejoice from their sorrow.     Jeremiah 34:13
 
Erected 1925.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, MusicCemeteries & Burial SitesCommunications.
 
Location. 35° 26.588′ N, 82° 30.331′ W. Marker is in Fletcher, North Carolina, in Henderson County. Marker is on Henderson Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fletcher NC 28732, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Edgar Wilson Nye (within shouting distance of this marker); Robert E. Lee (within shouting distance of this marker); Calvary Church Episcopal (within shouting distance of this marker); Calvary Episopal Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Jefferson Davis (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); William Sydney Porter
Edgar Wilson Nye Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, October 17, 2008
2. Edgar Wilson Nye Marker
(about 600 feet away); James Whitcomb Riley (about 600 feet away); Stephen Collins Foster (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fletcher.
 
Edgar Wilson Nye Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, October 17, 2008
3. Edgar Wilson Nye Marker
This marker is in the middle of the cemetery.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 29, 2019. It was originally submitted on April 10, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 679 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 10, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
 
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Jun. 6, 2020