“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Charlotte in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)

Branch U.S. Mint

Branch U.S. Mint Marker image. Click for full size.
By Pat Filippone, October 13, 2015
1. Branch U.S. Mint Marker
Inscription. Click to hear the inscription.  Stood a few feet southwest. Operated 1837-61, 1867-1913. Razed, 1933, and rebuilt as art museum three miles east.
Erected 1969 by Archives and Highway Departments. (Marker Number L5.)
Location. 35° 13.792′ N, 80° 50.776′ W. Marker is in Charlotte, North Carolina, in Mecklenburg County. Marker is on West Trade Street east of South Graham Street (U.S. 29), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 401 W Trade St, Charlotte NC 28202, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Site of the U.S. Branch Mint (here, next to this marker); Mrs. "Stonewall Jackson" 1831-1915 (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Romare Bearden (approx. mile away); Mecklenburg Resolves (approx. mile away); Jefferson Davis Informed of Lincoln's Death (approx. mile away); The Last Meetings of the Confederate Cabinet (approx. mile away); British Encampment, 1780 (approx. 0.3 miles away); St. Peter's Episcopal Church (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Charlotte.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 5, 2016, by Pat Filippone of Stockton, California. This page has been viewed 174 times since then and 17 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on March 5, 2016, by Pat Filippone of Stockton, California. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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