Ginseng Trade

Ginseng Trade (HM1SQ4)

Location: Boone, NC 28607 Watauga County
Country: United States of America

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.
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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
Locationbig map
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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