Elizabethton in Carter County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Samuel Powhatan Carter
Aug 6, 1819 – May 26, 1891
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 1A 72.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 36° 20.934′ N, 82° 12.567′ W. Marker is in Elizabethton, Tennessee, in Carter County. Marker is on East Elk Avenue 0.1 miles west of Veterans Memorial Parkway (U.S. 19E), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 829 East Elk Avenue, Elizabethton TN 37643, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Carter County's Train History (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Covered Bridge (approx. 0.2 miles Duffield Academy (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Mansion (approx. 0.4 miles away); Green Hill Cemetery (approx. 1.3 miles away); Transylvania Purchase (approx. 2.3 miles away); Watauga Fort (approx. 2.3 miles away); Watauga Purchase (approx. 2.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Elizabethton.
Also see . . . HistoryCentral.com: Union Generals - General Samuel Powhatan Carter, USA. (Submitted on September 11, 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 September 1, 2011, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 604 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 1, 2011, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. 3. submitted on September 11, 2011, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.