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Wilmington in New Hanover County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Whistler's Mother

 
 
Whistler's Mother Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 17, 2014
1. Whistler's Mother Marker
Inscription.
Anna McNeill Whistler, the mother of James Whistler, artist, was born in a house which stood one block east.
 
Erected 1976 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number D 9.)
 
Location. 34° 13.972′ N, 77° 56.736′ W. Marker is in Wilmington, North Carolina, in New Hanover County. Marker is at the intersection of South 3rd Street (Business U.S. 17) and Orange Street, on the right when traveling north on South 3rd Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wilmington NC 28401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Catherine Kennedy Home (within shouting distance of this marker); George Davis (within shouting distance of this marker); William W. Loring (within shouting distance of this marker); Louis Toomer Moore (within shouting distance of this marker); St. John's Lodge (within shouting distance of this marker); Woodrow Wilson (within shouting distance of this marker); Adrian House (within shouting distance of this marker); William E. Worth House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilmington.
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, Music
 
Whistler's Mother Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 17, 2014
2. Whistler's Mother Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 17, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 262 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 17, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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