Historic Markers Across Alabama

Caroline Lee Hentz

Marker ID:  
Location: on South Cox Creek Parkway (Alabama Route 133), Florence, Alabama
County: Lauderdale
Coordinates: N 34° 48.397    W 087° 37.908
  34.80661666    -87.6318
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: None


Educator and author Caroline Hentz was among the first female novelists in America. Her 13 volumes were some of the most popular in the U.S. during the mid-1800s, and her three dramas were produced in major cities.

Inducted 2007
City of Florence Walk of Honor

Erected 2007 by City of Florence Walk of Honor.

End of Caroline Lee Hentz