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Hickory in Catawba County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Henry Weidner Robinson

 
 
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By Stanley and Terrie Howard, May 2, 2009
1. Henry Weidner Robinson Marker
Inscription.  Commemorating the memory of Henry Weidner Robinson This marks the town of Hickory Tavern as incorporated December 12, 1863. The city of Hickory Commemorates Henry Weidner Robinson who in 1859 gave this site as a public common. The citizens of Hickory Further acknowledge his heirs who in 1971 relinquished their reversion rights to any claim of this public common to facilitate the redevelopment of Hickory.
Placed by order of The city Council of Hickory in the Year 1976
Julian G. Whitener, Mayor
Neill W. Clark Jr. Ralph L. Starnes Everett M. Eckard Philip C. Yount John W. Watts Glenn C. Hilton Jr.
 
Location. 35° 43.935′ N, 81° 20.437′ W. Marker is in Hickory, North Carolina, in Catawba County. Marker is on NW Main Ave.. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hickory NC 28601, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Tower of Miracles (within shouting distance of this marker); 210MM German Howitzer (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Hickory Tavern (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Frame Church
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2. Henry Weidner Robinson Marker
(about 800 feet away); Claremont College (approx. 0.4 miles away); Piedmont Wagon Company (approx. mile away); Lenoir Rhyne (approx. 0.9 miles away); "Miracle of Hickory" (approx. 2.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hickory.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
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4. Hickory
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Credits. This page was last revised on November 28, 2019. This page originally submitted on May 2, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,107 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on May 2, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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