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

Oakwood Cemetery

 
 
Oakwood Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, February 8, 2013
1. Oakwood Cemetery Marker
Inscription.  Governors Aycock, Bragg, Fowle, Holden, Swain, and Worth, other notables and Confederates buried there. 3 blocks E.
 
Erected 1959 by Archives and Highway Departments. (Marker Number H-67.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the North Carolina Division of Archives and History series list.
 
Location. 35° 47.077′ N, 78° 38.074′ W. Marker is in Raleigh, North Carolina, in Wake County. Marker is at the intersection of N Person Street and Oakwood Avenue, on the right when traveling north on N Person Street. 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. John L. Taylor (a few steps from this marker); William Polk (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); North Carolina Medical Society 150th Anniversary (about 500 feet away); Alexander B. Andrews (about 500 feet away); Fannie E. S. Heck (about
Oakwood Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, February 8, 2013
2. Oakwood Cemetery Marker
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500 feet away); Lamar Stringfield (about 600 feet away); Henry Clay Oak (about 700 feet away); Executive Mansion (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Raleigh.
 
Marker in Raleigh image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, February 8, 2013
3. Marker in Raleigh
Entrance to Oakwood Cemetery image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, February 8, 2013
4. Entrance to Oakwood Cemetery
Confederate Section of Oakwood Cemetery image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, February 8, 2013
5. Confederate Section of Oakwood Cemetery
Confederate Graves in Oakwood Cemetery image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, February 8, 2013
6. Confederate Graves in Oakwood Cemetery
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 2, 2021. It was originally submitted on February 8, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 387 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on February 8, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.

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Jul. 3, 2022