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Rosman, North Carolina Historical Markers

 
A.S. Merrimon Marker image, Touch for more information
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, July 19, 2009
A.S. Merrimon Marker
North Carolina (Transylvania County), Rosman — P 15 — A.S. Merrimon 1830 - 1892 —
U.S.Senator, 1873-79; Chief Justice of State Supreme Court, 1889-92. Birthplace was 1 mi. E. — Map (db m20987) HM
North Carolina (Transylvania County), Rosman — P 47 — Estatoe Path
Trading route between mountain settlements of the Cherokee and their town Estatoe, in what is now South Carolina, passed nearby. — Map (db m56240) HM
North Carolina (Transylvania County), Rosman — P 96 — NASA Tracking
Station opened 4 mi. NW 1963 to track satellites & manned space flights. Collected data for Dept. of Defense, 1982-1995 North Carolina Office of Archives and History 2016Map (db m133612) HM
North Carolina (Transylvania County), Rosman — P 91 — Tanneries
Lost industry in western N.C. Bark used to process animal hides to make leather goods. Joseph Silversteen operated one here from 1901 to 1958. — Map (db m70761) HM

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