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Salisbury in Rowan County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Lee S. Overman

 
 
Lee S. Overman Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 2, 2010
1. Lee S. Overman Marker
Inscription.  United States Senator, 1903-30, a leading supporter of Wilson’s war policies, Speaker of the House of Representatives. His home is here.
 
Erected 1940 by Department of Conservation and Development. (Marker Number L 27.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Government & Politics.
 
Location. 35° 40.26′ N, 80° 28.457′ W. Marker is in Salisbury, North Carolina, in Rowan County. Marker is at the intersection of W Innes Street and S Ellis Street, on the left when traveling west on W Innes Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Salisbury NC 28144, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John W. Ellis (a few steps from this marker); Maxwell Chambers House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hall House (approx. ¼ mile away); Salisbury Confederate Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Old English Cemetery (approx. 0.3 miles away); Rowan County Courthouse (approx. 0.4 miles away); Washington’s Tour of the Southern States (approx. 0.4 miles away); Andrew Jackson (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Salisbury.
 
Salisbury Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 2, 2010
2. Salisbury Marker
Marker on W Innes Street image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 2, 2010
3. Marker on W Innes Street
1753 Boundary image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 2, 2010
4. 1753 Boundary
This marker, which indicates the 1753 boundary of the town, is located near the marker.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 14, 2019. It was originally submitted on August 10, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 456 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 10, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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