Richmond, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Richmondís First African American Police Oﬃcers
Erected 2003 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number SA 65.)
Location. 37° 33.038′ N, 77° 26.581′ W. Marker is in Richmond, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of W Leigh Street (Virginia Route 33) and Brook Road, on the right when traveling east on W Leigh Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Richmond VA 23220, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ebenezer Baptist Church (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Leigh Street Armory (about 500 feet away); Bill “Bojangles” Robinson Sixth Mount Zion Baptist Church (approx. ľ mile away); John Jasper (approx. ľ mile away); Site of J. E. B. Stuart's Death (approx. 0.3 miles away); “I must save the women of Richmond!” (approx. 0.3 miles away); Samuel Preston Moore (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Richmond.
Categories. • African Americans • Notable Events •
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