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Raleigh in Wake County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

J. Melville Broughton

1888-1949

 
 
J. Melville Broughton Marker Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bradley Wayne Hockaday, May 22, 2016
1. J. Melville Broughton Marker Marker
Inscription. Governor, 1941-45: U.S. Senator, 1948-49. Member, General Assembly, 1927, 1929. Home was two blocks west.
 
Erected 1984 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number H 53.)
 
Location. 35° 48.06′ N, 78° 38.771′ W. Marker is in Raleigh, North Carolina, in Wake County. Marker is at the intersection of Glenwood Avenue (U.S. 70) and Harvey Street, on the right when traveling south on Glenwood Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Raleigh NC 27608, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Birthplace of Andrew Johnson (approx. 0.9 miles away); Andrew Johnson (approx. one mile away); Old Breastworks (approx. one mile away); Peace College (approx. one mile away); Leonidas L. Polk (approx. 1.1 miles away); Seaboard Air Line Railroad WWII Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); Josiah W. Bailey (approx. 1.1 miles away); Jane McKimmon (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Raleigh.
 
Also see . . .  Broughton, Joseph Melville. NCpedia, State Library of North Carolina (Submitted on May 24, 2016, by Bradley Wayne Hockaday of Knightdale, North Carolina.) 
 
Categories. Politics
 
J. Melville Broughton Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bradley Wayne Hockaday, May 22, 2016
2. J. Melville Broughton Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 24, 2016, by Bradley Wayne Hockaday of Knightdale, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 115 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 24, 2016, by Bradley Wayne Hockaday of Knightdale, North Carolina. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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