Asheville in Buncombe County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Frederick Law Olmsted
Biltmore Estate Landscape Architect
— 1822 - 1903 —
Dedicated April 21, 1995
Commemorating Biltmore Estate's Centennial and the Annual Meeting of the National Association for Olmstead Parks
Location. 35° 32.412′ N, 82° 33.196′ W. Marker is in Asheville, North Carolina, in Buncombe County. Marker can be reached from One Biltmore Plaza. On the Biltmore Estate. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Asheville NC 28803, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Birthplace of American Forestry (here, next to this marker); Stoneman's Raid (approx. 1.3 miles away); Rutherford Trace (approx. 1.8 miles Biltmore House (approx. 1.9 miles away); The County of Buncombe (approx. 2 miles away); Flood of 1916 (approx. 2.1 miles away); Smith-McDowell House (approx. 2.2 miles away); St. Genevieve ~ Of ~ The ~ Pines (approx. 2½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Asheville.
More about this marker. On the porch overlooking the South Terrace.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 17, 2012. This page has been viewed 350 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 17, 2012. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.