Highlands in Macon County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Samuel T. Kelsey
Samuel T. Kelsey
who planned and founded
the Town of
in the year
A True Pioneer in the Wilderness
Erected 1929 by The Highlands Improvement Society.
Location. 35° 3.093′ N, 83° 11.742′ W. Marker is in Highlands, North Carolina, in Macon County. Marker is at the intersection of South 5th Street (State Highway 1689) and Church Street on South 5th Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Highlands NC 28741, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Thomas Harbison (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); André Michaux (approx. ¼ mile away); De Soto (approx. 0.3 miles away); Wade Hampton (approx. 6.9 miles away); Zachary-Tolbert House (approx. 7.1 miles away); Walhalla State Fish Hatchery (approx. 8.4 miles away in South Carolina); Silas McDowell (approx. 8.4 miles away); William R. Geddings Fish Culture House (approx. 8.4 miles away in South Carolina). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Highlands.
1. Samuel T. Kelsey
In 1875 Samuel
— Submitted July 20, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina.
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