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Eden in Rockingham County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Luther H. Hodges

1898 - 1974

 
 
Luther H. Hodges Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 4, 2013
1. Luther H. Hodges Marker
Inscription.
Governor, 1954-1961; U.S.
Secretary of Commerce,
1961-1965. A founder of
Research Triangle Park.
Home is 100 yards east.

 
Erected 1976 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number J 67.)
 
Location. 36° 29.868′ N, 79° 45.637′ W. Marker is in Eden, North Carolina, in Rockingham County. Marker is on Boone Road near Highland Drive, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Eden NC 27289, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. “Land of Eden” (approx. 0.4 miles away); Annie Eliza Johns (approx. half a mile away); Leaksville Cotton Mill (approx. half a mile away); Barnett Canal (approx. half a mile away); Calcium Carbide (approx. half a mile away); “River boat Men: Dan River, 1792 – 1892” (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named “Land of Eden” (approx. 0.7 miles away); a different marker also named Land of Eden (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Eden.
 
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Luther H. Hodges Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 4, 2013
2. Luther H. Hodges Marker
Marker in the Boone Road Historic District image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 4, 2013
3. Marker in the Boone Road Historic District
Home of Luther H. Hodges image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 4, 2013
4. Home of Luther H. Hodges
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 5, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 223 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 5, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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