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

Graham A. Barden

1896-1967

 
 
Graham A. Barden Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., October 21, 2009
1. Graham A. Barden Marker
Inscription. Congressman, 1935-61. Secured military bases for eastern N.C.; advocated Taft-Hartley labor relations act. Grave 4 blocks northwest.
 
Erected 2001 by North Carolina Department of Archives and History. (Marker Number C-74.)
 
Location. 35° 6.484′ N, 77° 2.263′ W. Marker is in New Bern, North Carolina, in Craven County. Marker is on Broad Street (Business U.S. 70) near Craven Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New Bern NC 28560, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. William Gaston (within shouting distance of this marker); Abner Nash (within shouting distance of this marker); Richard Dobbs Spaight (within shouting distance of this marker); Richard Dobbs Spaight, the Younger (within shouting distance of this marker); Christ Church (within shouting distance of this marker); First Provincial Congress (within shouting distance of this marker); Craven County World Wars 1 and 2 Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); First Printing Press In N.C. (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Bern.
 
Regarding Graham A. Barden.
Graham A. Barden Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., October 21, 2009
2. Graham A. Barden Marker
Congressman Barden's grave is located in Cedar Grove Cemetery, New Bern, NC.
 
Also see . . .
1. BARDEN, Graham Arthur, (1896 - 1967). Barden's information in the Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. (Submitted on October 22, 2009, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.) 

2. North Carolina History Project - Graham A. Barden (1896-1967). (Submitted on July 19, 2014, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 21, 2009, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 566 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 22, 2009, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.
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