Asheville in Buncombe County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Robert E. Lee
United Daughters of the Confederacy
In loving memory of
Robert E. Lee
and to mark the route of the
“The shaft memorial and highway straight
attest his worth — he cometh to his own.”
— Littlefield —
Erected 1926 by United Daughters of the Confederacy and Friends.
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
Location. 35° 35.698′ N, 82° 33.101′ W. Marker is in Asheville, North Carolina, in Buncombe County. Marker is on Biltmore Avenue (U.S. 25) near Patton Avenue (U.S. 74E), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Located at Pack Square. Marker is in this post office area: Asheville NC 28801, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Crossroads (a few steps from this marker); Zebulon Baird Vance (a few steps from this marker); The Early Years In Asheville's Historic Central Square (a few steps from this marker); Walk Into History (within shouting distance of this Stepping Out (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Monument Corner (about 300 feet away); Past and Promise (about 300 feet away); Brick Artisan (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Asheville.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Robert E. Lee segment , Dixie Highway, traveling north
Also see . . .
1. The Dixie Highway. ...inspired by the example of the slightly earlier Lincoln Highway.... (Submitted on June 6, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
2. US Highway Maps. The Dixie Highway in 1923 (Submitted on June 6, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 6, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,347 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on June 6, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. 6. submitted on July 19, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.