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

Catherine Kennedy Home

 
 
Catherine Kennedy Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, March 11, 2010
1. Catherine Kennedy Home Marker
Inscription. For the elderly. Grew from Ladies Benevolent Society, founded, 1845. First home, 1879, stood four blocks east.
 
Erected 1965 by Archives and Highway Departments. (Marker Number D 67.)
 
Location. 34° 13.959′ N, 77° 56.735′ 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 Orange Street, on the right when traveling north. 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. William W. Loring (a few steps from this marker); Whistler's Mother (within shouting distance of this marker); George Davis (within shouting distance of this marker); Louis Toomer Moore (within shouting distance of this marker); Adrian House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); St. John's Lodge (about 300 feet away); William E. Worth House (about 300 feet away); Woodrow Wilson (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilmington.
 
Categories. Charity & Public Work
 
S 3rd St (facing north) image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, March 11, 2010
2. S 3rd St (facing north)
 
 
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 617 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 17, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.
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