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Scotland Neck in Halifax County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Claude Kitchin

1869-1923

 
 
Claude Kitchin Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, May 6, 2010
1. Claude Kitchin Marker
Inscription. Congressman, 1901-23, Democratic majority leader, 1915-19. Opposed war declaration; later supported Wilson's war policies. Home is here.
 
Erected 1951 by North Carolina Office of Archives and History. (Marker Number E-49.)
 
Location. 36° 8.352′ N, 77° 25.161′ W. Marker is in Scotland Neck, North Carolina, in Halifax County. Marker is on Main Street (U.S. 258) 0.1 miles north of 17th Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Scotland Neck NC 27874, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. W. W. Kitchin (approx. half a mile away); Whitmel Hill (approx. 0.6 miles away); Trinity Church (approx. 0.6 miles away); Gallberry (approx. 0.9 miles away); Ram Albemarle (approx. 5.1 miles away); Roanoke River (approx. 5.2 miles away); a different marker also named Roanoke River (approx. 5.3 miles away); Tillery Resettlement (approx. 8.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Scotland Neck.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study the markers shown.
 
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Wide view of the Claude Kitchin Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, May 6, 2010
2. Wide view of the Claude Kitchin Marker
In front of Claude Kitchin's Scotland Neck residence

1. Biographical Directory of the United States Congress - Kitchin, Claude, (1869 - 1923). (Submitted on May 27, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
2. National Affairs: Claude Kitchin - Time. An advocate of the two dollar shirt from Scotland Neck, N. C.— that was Claude Kitchin. (Submitted on May 27, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. GovernmentNotable PersonsPolitics
 
Claude Kitchin Grave site image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, May 6, 2010
3. Claude Kitchin Grave site
Located in the Trinity Cemetery (Baptist), at the Old Trinity Church, Scotland Neck, North Carolina. The family plot of his brother, W.W. Kitchin, is in the background.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 27, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 625 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 27, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.
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