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Raleigh in Wake County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Governorís Palace

 
 
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By Bill Coughlin, February 8, 2013
1. Governorís Palace Marker
Inscription.  Completed 1816. Vance was the last governor to reside there, 1862-5. Stood 50 yards south.
 
Erected 1954 by Archives Conservation and Highway Departments. (Marker Number H-8.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings. In addition, it is included in the North Carolina Division of Archives and History series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1816.
 
Location. 35° 46.326′ N, 78° 38.339′ W. Marker is in Raleigh, North Carolina, in Wake County. Marker is on E South Street west of S Wilmington Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Raleigh NC 27601, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. General Grant (here, next to this marker); Governorís Palace of North Carolina (within shouting distance of this marker); Shaw University (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Estey Hall (about 600 feet away); Leonard Medical School (about 700 feet away); Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee
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By Bill Coughlin, February 8, 2013
2. Governorís Palace Marker
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(approx. 0.2 miles away); Tupper Memorial Baptist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); James H. Young (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Raleigh.
 
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By Bill Coughlin, February 8, 2013
3. Marker in Raleigh
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 21, 2021. It was originally submitted on February 8, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 307 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on February 8, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.

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