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Sidney Lanier

 
 
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By Stanley and Terrie Howard, March 12, 2011
1. Sidney Lanier Marker
Inscription. Here Sidney Lanier Beloved Poet of the South Passed on September 7,1881 "Night slipped to dawn and pain merged into beauty,bright grew the road his weary feet had trod,he gave his salutation to the morning,and found himself before the face of God."Elia W. Peattie
 
Erected 1930 by Mrs.H.L.Sheip Daughter of Roxana Lanier Allison.
 
Location. 35° 13.653′ N, 82° 14.16′ W. Marker is in Tryon, North Carolina, in Polk County. Marker is on State Highway 108. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tryon NC 28782, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Sidney Lanier (a few steps from this marker); Stoneman's Raid (approx. 0.2 miles away); Tryon Mountain (approx. 0.4 miles away); Harmon Field (approx. 0.9 miles away); Tryon Peak (approx. one mile away); Tryon Toy House (approx. 1.2 miles away); The Tryon Horse (approx. 1.3 miles away); The Block House (approx. 2.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tryon.
 
Also see . . .  Sidney Lanier - The New Georgia Encyclopedia. (Submitted on March 18, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, Music
 
Sidney Lanier Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, March 12, 2011
2. Sidney Lanier Marker
Sidney Lanier Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, March 12, 2011
3. Sidney Lanier Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 14, 2011, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 383 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 14, 2011, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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