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Charter of the University of N. C.

 
 
Charter of the University of N. C. Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 27, 2009
1. Charter of the University of N. C. Marker
Inscription.
William R. Davie's bill to charter the University was adopted by the General Assembly meeting nearby, Dec. 11, 1789.
 
Erected 1989 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number I-70.)
 
Location. 35° 3.145′ N, 78° 52.726′ W. Marker is in Fayetteville, North Carolina, in Cumberland County. Marker is at the intersection of Hay Street and Market Square, on the right when traveling west on Hay Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fayetteville NC 28301, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Town House (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Town Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); The Market House (within shouting distance of this marker); Plank Roads (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lafayette (about 300 feet away); Flora MacDonald (about 400 feet away); James Dobbin McNeill (about 400 feet away); First Presbyterian Church (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fayetteville.
 
Also see . . .  A Guide to the History of UNC. (Submitted on November 11, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Antebellum South, USEducationGovernmentNotable EventsNotable Persons
 
Charter of the University of N. C. Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 27, 2009
2. Charter of the University of N. C. Marker
Looking toward the intersection of Hay and Green Streets. Market House is to right of photo.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 11, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 526 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 11, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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