Petersburg, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Virginia Conservation & Development Commission
For the City of Petersburg 1931
Erected 1931 by Virginia Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number QA 5.)
Location. 37° 13.322′ N, 77° 24.061′ W. Marker is in Petersburg, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of South Sycamore Street (U.S. 301) and East Fillmore Street, on the right when traveling north on South Sycamore Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Petersburg VA 23803, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Earliest Known Public High School for African Americans in Virginia (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Peabody High School (about 700 feet away); Weddell-McCabe-Chisholm House (about 700 feet away); McKenney House McKenney Library (approx. ¼ mile away); Bishop Payne Divinity School (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lincoln In Petersburg (approx. 0.3 miles away); Joseph Jenkins Roberts (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Petersburg.
Categories. • War of 1812 • War, US Civil •
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