Elizabethton in Carter County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 1A 19.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 36° 21.217′ N, 82° 12.256′ W. Marker is in Elizabethton, Tennessee, in Carter County. Marker can be reached from Broad Street 0.1 miles east of Circle Drive, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. The marker is located next to the visitors' parking lot for the John and Landon Carter Mansion. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1013 Broad Street, 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 (approx. 0.4 miles away); Samuel Powhatan Carter (approx. 0.4 miles Duffield Academy (approx. half a mile away); Covered Bridge (approx. 0.6 miles away); Green Hill Cemetery (approx. 1.6 miles away); Transylvania Purchase (approx. 2.7 miles away); Watauga Fort (approx. 2.7 miles away); Watauga Purchase (approx. 2.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Elizabethton.
Also see . . . The Tennessee Conservationist Magazine: Unique TN History Preserved at the Carter Mansion. On a quiet residential road in Elizabethton stands an old home-place along the banks of the Watauga River. It presents itself with dignity and a gentle gracefulness to those who visit or pass by on their travels. (Submitted on September 12, 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 12, 2011, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 692 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 12, 2011, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.