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Waynesville in Haywood County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Old Time Music

Artist Stefan Bonitz

 
 
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Inscription. Waynesville has a rich musical heritage. Today we enjoy old time music in the string bands, fiddle tunes and ballads played and sung at our street dances and many folk festivals.

The artist created this sculpture from recycled industrial materials. It is the first project of the Waynesville Public Art Commission appointed in 2006. Funding was provided by local businesses, community and arts supporters and an award from the Haywood County Tourism Development Authority.
 
Erected 2008 by Waynesville Public Art Commission.
 
Location. 35° 29.455′ N, 82° 59.257′ W. Marker is in Waynesville, North Carolina, in Haywood County. Marker is at the intersection of North Main Street (U.S. 276) and Miller Street, on the left when traveling north on North Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Waynesville NC 28786, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Battle House (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); N.C. Education Association (about 600 feet away); Martin's Surrender (approx. 0.3 miles away); Museum Of N.C. Handicrafts (approx. 0.4 miles
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away); Thomas's Resting Place (approx. half a mile away); Waynesville Engagement (approx. 0.9 miles away); Turpin's Chapel - Maple Grove United Methodist Church (approx. 1.9 miles away); "Cataloochee Trail" (approx. 2.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Waynesville.
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, Music
 
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By Don Morfe, April 27, 2014
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 19, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 250 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 19, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.
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