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New Bern in Craven County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

George E. Badger

 
 
George E. Badger Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 14, 2014
1. George E. Badger Marker
Inscription.  
Secretary of the Navy, 1841; United States Senator, 1846-55; judge of the superior court; staunch nationalist. Birthplace was 80yds S.
 
Erected 1939 by North Carolina Department of Archives and History. (Marker Number C 14.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Government & Politics.
 
Location. 35° 6.491′ N, 77° 2.39′ W. Marker is in New Bern, North Carolina, in Craven County. Marker is at the intersection of Broad Street (Business U.S. 17) and Middle Street, on the right when traveling east on Broad Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New Bern NC 28562, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bayard vs Singleton (within shouting distance of this marker); Bayard v. Singleton (within shouting distance of this marker); First Printing Press In N.C. (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Provincial Congress (about 400 feet away); Craven County World Wars 1 and 2 Memorial (about 400 feet away); First House of Worship of Colonial Craven Parish
George E. Badger Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 14, 2014
2. George E. Badger Marker
(about 500 feet away); Christ Church (about 500 feet away); Caleb Bradham (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Bern.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 8, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 294 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 8, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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