Greensboro in Guilford County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
General Nathanael Greene
1742 - 1786
“ . . . in the very name Greene are remembered all the virtues and talents which can illustrate the patriot, the statesman, and the military leader.”
Marquis de Lafayette
[ Left of Monument: ]
“I never saw such fighting since God made me. The Americans fought like demons.”
[ Back of Monument: ]
The Joseph M. Bryan Foundation
commemorating Greensboro’s Bicentennial
James Barnhill, Sculptor
Erected 2008 by Joseph M. Bryan Foundation.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary. A significant historical year for this entry is 2008.
Location. 36° 4.114′ N, 79° 47.51′ W. Marker is in Greensboro, North Carolina, in Guilford County. Marker is at the intersection of S Greene Street and W McGee Street, in the median on S Greene Street. Marker is located in the center of the Holliday Traffic Circle in Greensboro. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Greensboro NC 27401, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are Jefferson Davis (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); North Carolina Railroad (about 400 feet away); Original Methodist Church / Former Methodist Cemetery (about 500 feet away); Confederate Arms Factory (about 500 feet away); Men of Greensboro and Guilford County (about 600 feet away); Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (about 600 feet away); The Army of Tennessee (about 700 feet away); Lunsford Richardson (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Greensboro.
Also see . . . Biography of Major General Nathanael Greene. (Submitted on August 8, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 8, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 769 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on August 8, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.