Fayetteville in Cumberland County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
The Fayetteville Observer
Erected 1973 by Office of Archives and History. (Marker Number I-61.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Communications. In addition, it is included in the North Carolina Division of Archives and History series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1816.
Location. 35° 2.176′ N, 78° 53.616′ W. Marker is in Fayetteville, North Carolina, in Cumberland County. Marker is at the intersection of Whitfield Street and Camden Road (North Carolina Highway 1003), on the right when traveling west on Whitfield Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 458 Whitfield Street, Fayetteville NC 28306, 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. Babe Ruth (approx. 0.8 miles away); Charles W. Chesnutt (approx. 1.1 miles away); Southwest Tower (1849 - 1856) (approx. 1.2 miles away); Bank of the United States (approx. 1.2 miles away); Gun Carriage and Turning Shop (1842 - 1849) Engine House (1838 - 1848) (approx. 1.2 miles away); The Sandford House (approx. 1.2 miles away); Forging and Casting [and] Smith's Shops (1839 - 1842) (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fayetteville.
Credits. This page was last revised on March 20, 2021. It was originally submitted on November 17, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 793 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 17, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.