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Near Byrdstown in Pickett County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Cordell Hull

 
 
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By Don Morfe, July 22, 2013
1. Cordell Hull Marker
Inscription. His birthplace stands north of the road. A member of the General Assembly at 21, later a captain in the war with Spain, he was 24 years in Congress, later a Senator, Secretary of State 12 years, his efforts in behalf of the United Nations earned him the Nobel Peace Prize. He died in 1955, aged 83, and is buried in Washington’s National Cathedral.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commision. (Marker Number 2C 9.)
 
Location. 36° 34.071′ N, 85° 9.87′ W. Marker is near Byrdstown, Tennessee, in Pickett County. Marker is at the intersection of Livingston Highway (Tennessee Route 111) and Cordell Hull Memorial Drive (Tennessee Route 325), on the left when traveling north on Livingston Highway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Byrdstown TN 38549, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 16 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. "Tennessee Lead" (approx. 2.6 miles away); Fentress County / Pickett County (approx. 8.3 miles away); Camp Myers (approx. 8.7 miles away); Affair at Travisville (approx. 9.3 miles away); a different marker also named Affair at Travisville
Cordell Hull Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 22, 2013
2. Cordell Hull Marker
(approx. 9.3 miles away); Sgt. York at Work (approx. 11.4 miles away); Sgt. Alvin C. York Educational Legacy (approx. 11.4 miles away); Specialist 4 James T. Davis (approx. 15.5 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Cordell Hull Birthplace - (Courtesy - - Tennessee State Parks)::. (Submitted on September 2, 2013.)
 
Categories. PoliticsWar, World II
 
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By Don Morfe, July 6, 2011
3. Cordell Hull Marker
Plaque on the crypt of Cordell Hull at the Washington National Cathedral
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 2, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 359 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 2, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.
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