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Morganton in Burke County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Andre Michaux

 
 
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By Michael C. Wilcox, November 13, 2016
1. Andre Michaux Marker
Inscription. French botanist, pioneer in studying flora of western North Carolina. Spent nights of Sept. 8, 1794, and May 2, 1795, at "Swan Ponds," 3 mi. S.W.
 
Erected 2011 by NC Office of Archives and history. (Marker Number N-21.)
 
Location. 35° 45.222′ N, 81° 43.019′ W. Marker is in Morganton, North Carolina, in Burke County. Marker is at the intersection of North Green Street (State Highway 181) and Bost Road, on the left when traveling north on North Green Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1001 North Green Street, Morganton NC 28655, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort San Juan (within shouting distance of this marker); Waightstill Avery (within shouting distance of this marker); Quaker Meadows (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Burke Courthouse (approx. 1.7 miles away); Morganton (approx. 1.7 miles away); Our Confederate Soldiers (approx. 1.7 miles away); Tod R. Caldwell (approx. 1.7 miles away); Sam J. Ervin, Jr. (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Morganton.
 
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Andre Michaux Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, November 13, 2016
2. Andre Michaux Marker
 NC Markers page. (Submitted on November 13, 2016, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.)
 
Categories. AgricultureEnvironmentExplorationHorticulture & Forestry
 
Andre Michaux Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, November 13, 2016
3. Andre Michaux Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 19, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 13, 2016, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 268 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 13, 2016, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
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