August 1, 1864 - November 17, 1944Known nationally as "Cotton Ed" and active in 1905 in forming the Southern Cotton Association, Ellison DuRant Smith was elected to the U.S.Senate in 1908 and served until his death in 1944, having been Committee Chairman of Agriculture and of Interstate Commerce. His home, Tanglewood, is 3 miles east on Highway 341.
|Placed By||Lee County Historical Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, September 10th, 2014 at 6:48am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 585709 N 3769197|
|Decimal Degrees||34.06000000, -80.07125000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 34° 3.6', W 80° 4.275'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||34° 3' 36.00" N, 80° 4' 16.50" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||803, 843|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 375 Lynchburg Hwy, Lynchburg SC 29080, US|
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