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Hillsborough in Orange County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Moses A. Curtis

 
 
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By Michael C. Wilcox, June 30, 2014
1. Moses A. Curtis Marker
Inscription.  Botanist, authority on North American flora, author, and Episcopal minister. Home was two blocks east.
 
Erected 1955 by Archives Conservation and Highway Departments. (Marker Number G-64.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: AgricultureArts, Letters, MusicChurches & Religion. In addition, it is included in the North Carolina Division of Archives and History series list.
 
Location. 36° 4.608′ N, 79° 5.965′ W. Marker is in Hillsborough, North Carolina, in Orange County. Marker is on North Churton Street (U.S. 70) south of East Tryon Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 148 N Churton St, Hillsborough NC 27278, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Thomas Ruffin (a few steps from this marker); J. G. de Roulhac Hamilton (a few steps from this marker); Francis Nash (within shouting distance of this marker); William Hooper (within shouting distance of this marker); Archibald Debow Murphey
Moses A. Curtis Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, June 30, 2014
2. Moses A. Curtis Marker
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(within shouting distance of this marker); Site of First North Carolina Convention 1788 (within shouting distance of this marker); William A. Graham (within shouting distance of this marker); William Hooper Esquire (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hillsborough.
 
Moses A. Curtis Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, June 30, 2014
3. Moses A. Curtis Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 28, 2021. It was originally submitted on October 9, 2016, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 176 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 9, 2016, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.

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