Galivants Ferry in Horry County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Galivants Ferry Stump Meeting
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Joseph William Holli day (1827-1904), prominent local merchant and tobacco farmer, invited local Democratic candidates to speak at his store in 1880. The public meeting soon became a statewide event, featuring national candidates as well, and has been carried on by succeeding generations of the Holliday family.
Erected 2004 by Horry County. (Marker Number 26 12.)
Location. 34° 3.377′ N, 79° 14.745′ W. Marker is in Galivants Ferry, South Carolina, in Horry County. Marker is on State Highway 501. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Galivants Ferry SC 29544, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Holliday Highway (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Galivants Ferry (about 500 feet away); Battle of Blue Savannah (approx. 3 miles away); Levister Elementary School Mullins Depot / Mullins (approx. 10.3 miles away); Christ Prayer Chapel (approx. 10.6 miles away); Mt. Olive Baptist Church (approx. 10.7 miles away); World War Memorial (approx. 12 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Galivants Ferry.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 25, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 902 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 25, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.