Asheville in Buncombe County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Robert E. Lee
United Daughters of the Confederacy
In loving memory of
Robert E. Lee
and to mark the route of the
“The shaft memorial and highway straight
attest his worth — he cometh to his own.”
— Littlefield —
Erected 1926 by United Daughters of the Confederacy and Friends.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Roads & Vehicles • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy series list.
Location. 35° 35.698′ N, 82° 33.101′ W. Marker is in Asheville, North Carolina, in Buncombe County. Marker is on Biltmore Avenue (U.S. 25) near Patton Avenue (U.S. 74E), on the right when traveling north. Located at Pack Square. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Asheville NC 28801, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Crossroads (a few steps from this marker); Zebulon Baird Vance (a few steps from this marker); The Early Years In Asheville's Historic Central SquareWalk Into History (within shouting distance of this marker); Stepping Out (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Monument Corner (about 300 feet away); Past and Promise (about 300 feet away); Brick Artisan (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Asheville.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Robert E. Lee segment , Dixie Highway, traveling north
Also see . . . The Dixie Highway. ...inspired by the example of the slightly earlier Lincoln Highway.... (Submitted on June 6, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 28, 2019. It was originally submitted on June 6, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,631 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on June 6, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. 6. submitted on July 19, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.