Valdese in Burke County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Historic Valdese Foundation Heritage Millennium Clock Tower
Grateful appreciation is extended to those listed below for their substantial donations for this Clock Tower.
Clock Master Benefactors
Watch Maker Patrons
In Honor Of:
Sam & Amy Brinkley Brooks & Radford Families Employees of Mr. Roberts Mildred Price Fletcher The Leon E. Gulgou Family Mr. & Mrs. Frank Pascal & Family Mr. & Mrs. J. Stephen Perrou, Sr. Teachers-Valdese Schools Valdese High School-Class of 1950
Burke Oil Co./Jack B. Quick Carolinas Healthcare System First Citizens Bank First Union National Bank Haworth Foundation, Inc. Houston Hosiery Mills, Inc. Le Phare Des Alpes McDonald's of Valdese Pilot Club of Valdese Rock Drug Store Botary Club of Valdese Valdese American Legion Post 234 Valdese General Hospital Waldensian Heritage Wines
In Memory of:
Albert & Helen Long Bleynat Jean-Plerre A. & Celestine Allie Dalmas Doris C. & J. Edward Carrou Mr. & Mrs. Ben Giraud Henry F. & Cesarine J. Long William Cameron Lowdermilk Mr. & Mrs. Victor E. Micol, Sr. Alma W. Morrow Michael J. Morse Marianne & Benjamin Pons Charles L. & Aileen G. Smith Gus & Lena P. Whisenant Gleen Richard Zimmerman
Dr. & Mrs. Scott W. Baker Chip & Tammy Black Dr. & Brs. M.A. Bukharl Phillip E. & June
Appreciation is also extended to the many others who have made contributions.
They are listed in a journal permanently displayed in the lobby of the Old Rock School.
Dedicated August 11, 2001
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Landmarks • Notable Buildings • Notable Places. A significant historical year for this entry is 1950.
Location. 35° 44.662′ N, 81° 34.028′ W. Marker is in Valdese, North Carolina, in Burke County. Marker is on Main St. W. (U.S. 70). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Valdese NC 28690, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 milesWaldensian Heritage Museum (approx. Ό mile away); The Waldensian Colony (approx. Ό mile away); Waldenses (approx. 0.3 miles away); Valdese Centennial Park (approx. 0.3 miles away); Rutherford College (approx. 2.4 miles away); a different marker also named Rutherford College (approx. 2.4 miles away); Camp Vance (approx. 4½ miles away); Sacred Dance & the Muses 2004 (approx. 6.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Valdese.
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