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Tarboro in Edgecombe County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

George H. White

1852 ~ 1918

 
 
George H. White Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2011
1. George H. White Marker
Inscription. Represented the state's "Black Second" district, U.S. House, 1897-1901. Last black Southerner in Congress for 72 years. Lived two blocks east.
 
Erected 2010 by North Carolina Office of Archives & History. (Marker Number E-116.)
 
Location. 35° 53.727′ N, 77° 31.998′ W. Marker is in Tarboro, North Carolina, in Edgecombe County. Marker is on Granville Street near Main Street (North Carolina Highway 33), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tarboro NC 27886, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. W.L. Saunders (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); W.D. Pender (about 800 feet away); Henry T. Clark (approx. 0.2 miles away); John C. Dancy (approx. 0.2 miles away); St. Paul A.M.E. Zion Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Civil War Cemeteries (approx. mile away); Joseph Blount Chesire, Jr. (approx. 0.3 miles away); Occupation of Tarboro (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tarboro.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. the relationship, another George H. White shown.
 
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George H. White Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2011
2. George H. White Marker
George H. White image. Click for full size.
North Carolina Office of Archives & History
3. George H. White
George H. White Marker Granville Street and Main Street intersection image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, July 18, 2011
4. George H. White Marker Granville Street and Main Street intersection
George H. White Marker, looking east along Granville Street image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, July 18, 2011
5. George H. White Marker, looking east along Granville Street
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 27, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 340 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on July 29, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.   2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 27, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.
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