Galivants Ferry in Horry County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Galivants Ferry Stump Meeting
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Joseph William Holli day (1827-1904), prominent local merchant and tobacco farmer, invited local Democratic candidates to speak at his store in 1880. The public meeting soon became a statewide event, featuring national candidates as well, and has been carried on by succeeding generations of the Holliday family.
Erected 2004 by Horry County. (Marker Number 26 12.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & Politics • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1880.
Location. 34° 3.377′ N, 79° 14.745′ W. Marker is in Galivants Ferry, South Carolina, in Horry County. Marker is on State Highway 501. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Galivants Ferry SC 29544, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other Galivants Ferry (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Holliday Highway (about 500 feet away); Levister Elementary School (approx. 5.1 miles away); Mullins Depot / Mullins (approx. 10.3 miles away); Tobacco Culture (approx. 10.3 miles away); Mt. Olive Baptist Church (approx. 10.7 miles away); World War Memorial (approx. 12 miles away); Veterans Memorial Triangle (approx. 12 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Galivants Ferry.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 25, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,163 times since then and 91 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 25, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.