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Wilmington in New Hanover County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Henry Bacon

1866-1924

 
 
Henry Bacon Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, March 11, 2010
1. Henry Bacon Marker
Inscription. Architect of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington and many other public structures. Home is here, grave, Oakdale Cemetery.
 
Erected 1952 by Archives, Conservation and Highway Departments. (Marker Number D 50.)
 
Location. 34° 14.033′ N, 77° 56.759′ W. Marker is in Wilmington, North Carolina, in New Hanover County. Marker is on South 3rd Street (U.S. 74) 0.1 miles south of Dock Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wilmington NC 28401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. James Gibbons (within shouting distance of this marker); Confederate Soldiers Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Woodrow Wilson (within shouting distance of this marker); St. John's Lodge (within shouting distance of this marker); Washington's Southern Tour (within shouting distance of this marker); Rose Greenhow (within shouting distance of this marker); Louis Toomer Moore (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); William E. Worth House (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilmington.
 
Also see . . .
1. Henry Bacon. North Carolina Architects & Builders,
S 3rd St (facing south) image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, March 11, 2010
2. S 3rd St (facing south)
NCSU Libraries (Submitted on March 17, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.) 

2. Lincoln Memorial Design Individuals. NPS - National Mall & Memorial Parks (Submitted on March 17, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
Lincoln Memorial image. Click for full size.
By The Commercial Photo Co., Inc
3. Lincoln Memorial
George A. Fuller Co. Builders. Henry Bacon Architect.
Library of Congress [Digital ID lprbscsm scsm0883]
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 17, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 621 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 17, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.
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