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Rockingham in Richmond County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

N.C. Farmers' Alliance

 
 
N.C. Farmers' Alliance Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Paul Crumlish, May 9, 2010
1. N.C. Farmers' Alliance Marker
Inscription.  Organized by statewide convention of delegates in Rockingham, Oct. 4, 1887. Leonidas L. Polk elected first secretary.
 
Erected 1988 by North Carolina Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number K-53.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Government & Politics. In addition, it is included in the North Carolina Division of Archives and History series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1887.
 
Location. 34° 56.458′ N, 79° 46.667′ W. Marker is in Rockingham, North Carolina, in Richmond County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 220 and West Green Street (North Carolina Highway 1511), on the right when traveling south on U.S. 220. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Rockingham NC 28379, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Confederate Soldiers Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Harrington Square (approx. ¼ mile away); Cameron Morrison (approx. 0.3 miles away); Alfred Dockery (approx. 0.3 miles away); Henry William Harrington (approx.
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0.3 miles away); Richmond County War Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Richmond County Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Richmond County Iraq & Afghanistan War Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rockingham.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study the marker shown.
 
Also see . . .  North Carolina History Project : Leonidas L. Polk (1837-1892). (Submitted on June 4, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
 
Wide view of the N.C. Farmers' Alliance Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Paul Crumlish, May 9, 2010
2. Wide view of the N.C. Farmers' Alliance Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 4, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 918 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 4, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.

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