President James K. Polk Historic Site

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President James K. Polk Historic Site
President James K. Polk Historic Site is located in North Carolina
President James K. Polk Historic Site
Location of President James K. Polk Historic Site in North Carolina
Location Pineville, North Carolina
Coordinates 35°4′40.4″N 80°52′54.2″W / 35.077889°N 80.881722°W / 35.077889; -80.881722Coordinates: 35°4′40.4″N 80°52′54.2″W / 35.077889°N 80.881722°W / 35.077889; -80.881722
Governing body North Carolina Historic Sites

The President James K. Polk Historic Site is a museum and historic location in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, and a historic site managed by the North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources' Historic Sites division. The property was the location of property owned by the parents of President James K. Polk, and exhibits at the historic site serve to tell the story of the President's political career, as well as provide a look into life in North Carolina in the early 19th Century.[1]

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  1. ^ "North Carolina Historic Sites: President James K. Polk Historic Site". North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources. Retrieved 21 December 2012. 

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