Ginseng Trade

Ginseng Trade (HM1SQ4)

Location: Boone, NC 28607 Watauga County
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Country: United States of America
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N 36° 13.183', W 81° 41.159'

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Native root valued in China for medicinal uses; long collected by locals. Wilcox Drug (est. 1900), among its exporters, operated 175 yds. SE.
HM NumberHM1SQ4
Year Placed2015
Placed ByNorth Carolina Office of Archives and History
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, June 21st, 2016 at 9:02am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 438345 N 4008536
Decimal Degrees36.21971667, -81.68598333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 13.183', W 81° 41.159'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 13' 10.98" N, 81° 41' 9.54" W
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Area Code(s)704, 828
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 785-799 US-321, Boone NC 28607, US
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