Near Johnson City in Carter County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Carter County / Washington County
Established 1796 named in honor of
Treasurer of Washington and Hamilton Districts. Speaker of the first State of Franklin Senate, later its Secretary of State, also Lieutenant Colonel of the Washington District Militia.
Established 1777 named in honor
Colonel in the Colonial Army; Commander-in-Chief of the Revolutionary Army and first President of the United States of America.
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 1A 31.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 36° 19.597′ N, 82° 18.841′ W. Marker is near Johnson City, Tennessee, in Carter County. Marker is at the intersection of Elizabethton Highway (Tennessee Route 91) and Fleming Road, on the right when traveling west on Elizabethton Highway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Johnson City TN 37601, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dungan’s Mill (approx. 0.8 miles away); First Court of Washington County (approx. 1˝ miles away); Robins’ Roost Samuel Cole Williams (approx. 2.2 miles away); Langston High School (approx. 2.2 miles away); Science Hill (approx. 2.2 miles away); Johnson City (approx. 2.3 miles away); East Tennessee & Western North Carolina Depot (approx. 2.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Johnson City.
Also see . . . Heritage/History | Washington County, TN. (Submitted on August 10, 2011, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 10, 2011, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 526 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 10, 2011, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.