Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Anderson - Campbell County Line



Marker ID: THC 1D 2
Location:
County: Campbell
Coordinates:   
Waymark: None
 



Text:

Campbell County
Established 1806; named in honor of

Arthur Campbell


Member of the Virginia House of Burgesses; Commanded 70th Regiment Virginia Militia in the Revolution; Commissioner for negotiation of Indian Treaties in 1781.

Anderson County
Established 1801; named in honor of

Senator Joseph Anderson (1797 to 1815).


Formerly judge of the Territory South of the River Ohio, 1791-96; later, Comptroller of the Treasury under President Madison.

Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission.