Newport News, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Pearl Mae Bailey
Singer - Actress - Scholar
In 1985 this branch library was named to honor this outstanding native, Newport Newsian and American.
W. T. M.
Erected 1989 by Newport News Historical Committee.
Location. 36° 59.102′ N, 76° 24.785′ W. Marker is in Newport News, Virginia. Marker is on Wickham Avenue. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2510 Wickham Avenue, Newport News VA 23607, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Phillis Wheatley (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ella Fitzgerald (approx. 0.4 miles away); Annie Belle Daniels (approx. 0.4 miles away); Gregory Cherry (approx. half a mile away); James A. Fields House James A. Fields House (approx. half a mile away); Newport News Pays Tribute (approx. half a mile away); Memorial Design & Concept (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Newport News.
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