Wilson in Wilson County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
First ABC Store
Erected 2005 by North Carolina Office of Archives and History. (Marker Number F 68.)
Location. 35° 43.429′ N, 77° 54.538′ W. Marker is in Wilson, North Carolina, in Wilson County. Marker is on Nash Street East (State Highway 58). Touch for map. Located in historic downtown Wilson, approximately one block from the Wilson Amtrak Station. The marker is in front of Celebrity Stylz & Cutz Hair Salon. Marker is at or near this postal address: 317 Nash Street East, Wilson NC 27893, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. R.D.W. Connor (within shouting distance of this marker); Wilson County Civil War Memorial (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Henry G. Conner (about 700 feet away); Combat Wounded Veterans (about 800 feet away); Hackney Wagon Company (approx. 0.2 miles away); Owen L. W. Smith (approx. ¼ mile away); Military Hospital (approx. 0.3 miles away); P.D. Gold (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilson.
Also see . . .
1. N.C. ABC Commission - Brief History. (Submitted on March 16, 2010, by Patrick G. Jordan of Burlington, North Carolina.)
2. May 1908 Statewide Prohibition. This Month in NC History from the University of North Carolina website. (Submitted on September 1, 2010, by Patrick G. Jordan of Burlington, North Carolina.)
Additional keywords. Prohibition
Categories. • 20th Century • Notable Events •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 12, 2010, by Patrick G. Jordan of Burlington, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 641 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 12, 2010, by Patrick G. Jordan of Burlington, North Carolina. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.