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Rockingham in Richmond County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Cameron Morrison

1869-1953

 
 
Cameron Morrison Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, May 9, 2010
1. Cameron Morrison Marker
Inscription. Governor, 1921-1925; State legislator; U.S. Senator & Congressman; mayor of Rockingham. Birthplace was 6 mi. S.
 
Erected 1975 by North Carolina Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number K-50.)
 
Location. 34° 56.278′ N, 79° 46.428′ W. Marker is in Rockingham, North Carolina, in Richmond County. Marker is at the intersection of East Franklin Street and South Hancock Street (U.S. 1), on the right when traveling north on East Franklin Street. Touch for map. The marker is located in front of the Richmond County Court House. Marker is at or near this postal address: 114 East Franklin Street, Rockingham NC 28379, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Alfred Dockery (here, next to this marker); Henry William Harrington (here, next to this marker); Harrington Square (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Confederate Soldiers Memorial (about 600 feet away); Richmond County War Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Richmond County Iraq & Afghanistan War Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); World War II Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Richmond County Vietnam War Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rockingham.
 
Also see . . .
Wide view of the Cameron Morrison Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, May 9, 2010
2. Wide view of the Cameron Morrison Marker
Located in front of the Richmond County Court House alongside Henry William Harrington and Alfred Dockery markers

1. North Carolina Office of Governor - Governors of North Carolina - Cameron Morrison. (Submitted on June 1, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
2. Biographical Directory of the United States Congress - Morrison, Cameron A., (1869 - 1953). (Submitted on June 1, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
3. National Governors Association - North Carolina Governor Cameron A. Morrison. (Submitted on July 18, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 1, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 586 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 1, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.
 
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Photo of grave site at Elmwood Cemetery (Section S, Lot 138, Grave 6), Charlotte, North Carolina • Can you help?
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