Asheville in Buncombe County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Past and Promise
Placed in honor of Elaine McPherson—artist, poet, and tailor—who lived at 19½ Biltmore Avenue and who played on Pack Square as a young child
Erected by Asheville Urban Trail.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Entertainment • Man-Made Features • Waterways & Vessels.
Location. 35° 35.713′ N, 82° 33.037′ W. Marker is in Asheville, North Carolina, in Buncombe County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of South Market Street (Alternate U.S. 74) and South Pack Square, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 18 South Pack Square, Asheville NC 28801, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking Monument Corner (a few steps from this marker); Young Men’s Institute (within shouting distance of this marker); Brick Artisan (within shouting distance of this marker); Civic Pride (within shouting distance of this marker); Walk Into History (within shouting distance of this marker); Zebulon Baird Vance (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ellington's Dream (about 300 feet away); The Early Years In Asheville's Historic Central Square (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Asheville.
Credits. This page was last revised on October 4, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 2, 2016, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 233 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 2, 2016, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.