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Nashville in Davidson County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Founding of the United Daughters of the Confederacy

 
 
Founding of the United Daughters of the Confederacy Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, June 15, 2015
1. Founding of the United Daughters of the Confederacy Marker
Inscription.
United Daughters of the Confederacy
10 September 1894 10 September 1969
This memorial commemorates
the seventy-fifth anniversary of
the foundation of
The United Daughters of the Confederacy
by
Caroline Meriwether Goodlett
in
Nashville, Tennessee
10 September 1894
and honors the memory of those who served
and those who died in the service of
The Confederate States of America, 1861-1865

"Tell it as you may, it never can be told
sing it as you will, it never can be sung - -
the story of the glory of the men who wore the gray"

 
Erected 1969.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
 
Location. 36° 9.972′ N, 86° 47.014′ W. Marker is in Nashville, Tennessee, in Davidson County. Marker is on Charlotte Avenue. Touch for map. This marker is on the grounds of the Tennessee State Capitol. Marker is in this post office area: Nashville TN 37219, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Andrew Jackson (here, next to this marker); Holy Rosary Cathedral (within shouting distance of this marker); Andrew Johnson
Founding of the United Daughters of the Confederacy Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, June 15, 2015
2. Founding of the United Daughters of the Confederacy Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Tomb of James Knox Polk (within shouting distance of this marker); Alvin C. York (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Tennessee State Capitol (about 400 feet away); Nashville Sit-Ins (approx. 0.2 miles away); Votes for Women (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Nashville.
 
Categories. Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsWar, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 15, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 236 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 15, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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