Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Carter - Washington County Line

Marker ID: THC 1A 31
Location: at the intersection of Elizabethton Highway (Tennessee Route 91) and Fleming Road, Johnson City, TN
County: Carter
Coordinates: N 36° 19.597    W 082° 18.841
  36.32661666    -82.31401666
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM6261


Carter County

Established 1796 named in honor of

Landon Carter

Treasurer of Washington and Hamilton Districts. Speaker of the first State of Franklin Senate, later its Secretary of State, also Lieutenant Colonel of the Washington District Militia.

Washington County

Established 1777 named in honor

George Washington

Colonel in the Colonial Army; Commander-in-Chief of the Revolutionary Army and first President of the United States of America.

Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission.