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Burnside in Pulaski County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

Harriette Simpson Arnow

(1908-1986)

 
 
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By Don Morfe, July 22, 2013
1. Harriette Simpson Arnow Marker
Inscription. The author of such celebrated Appalachian novels as The Dollmaker and Hunter's Horn; social histories include Seedtime on the Cumberland and Flowering of the Cumberland. Born in Wayne County, Arnow spent most of her childhood in Burnside. Moved to Michigan during World War II, but continued to chronicle Appalachian life and people.
 
Erected 1987 by Kentucky Historical Society-Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 1807.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
 
Location. 36° 59.517′ N, 84° 36.183′ W. Marker is in Burnside, Kentucky, in Pulaski County. Marker is on Main Street (U.S. 27) north of French Avenue, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Burnside KY 42519, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Boy Scout Troop (approx. mile away); Burnside (approx. 1.2 miles away); Pulaski County 1799 (approx. 6.8 miles away); Town Spring (approx. 6.8 miles away); Morgan's First Raid (approx. 7 miles
Harriette Simpson Arnow Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 22, 2013
2. Harriette Simpson Arnow Marker
away); Home of Governor Morrow (approx. 7.2 miles away); Russell S. Dyche Memorial Highway (approx. 7.3 miles away); Timmy's Branch (approx. 7.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Burnside.
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, Music
 
Harriette Simpson Arnow Marker image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, July 25, 2012
3. Harriette Simpson Arnow Marker
Looking north on US-27. Bridge over the Cumberland River in background.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 19, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 245 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 19, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234.   3. submitted on March 27, 2014, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.
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