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Wilkesboro in Wilkes County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

James Larkin Pearson

1879-1981

 
 
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By Michael C. Wilcox, May 12, 2012
1. James Larkin Pearson Marker
Inscription. Poet Laureate of N.C., 1953-1981; printer and editor. Published newspaper, The Fool-Killer, 1910-29. Grave 5 mi. S
 
Erected 2007 by NC Office of Archives and History. (Marker Number M-55.)
 
Location. 36° 8.473′ N, 81° 10.652′ W. Marker is in Wilkesboro, North Carolina, in Wilkes County. Marker is at the intersection of River Street (Route 268) and Collegiate Street, on the left on River Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wilkesboro NC 28697, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. James Wellborn (approx. half a mile away); Montfort Stokes (approx. one mile away); Colonel Ben Cleveland (approx. 1.5 miles away); Stoneman's Raid (approx. 1.5 miles away); James B. Gordon (approx. 1.6 miles away); Wilkesboro Presbyterian Church (approx. 1.6 miles away); Fort Hamby (approx. 5.4 miles away); North Wilkesboro Speedway (approx. 8.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilkesboro.
 
Also see . . .  NC Markers page. (Submitted on May 13, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.)
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, Music
 
James Larkin Pearson Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox
2. James Larkin Pearson Marker
James Larkin Pearson Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, May 12, 2012
3. James Larkin Pearson Marker
from Collegiate Street
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 23, 2017. This page originally submitted on May 13, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 451 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 13, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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