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Crewe in Nottoway County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

T. O. Sandy

 
 
T. O. Sandy Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bernard Fisher, May 10, 2009
1. T. O. Sandy Marker
Inscription. First Farm Demonstration Agent in Virginia lived one mile south. Appointed State Agent in 1907. Under his able leadership programs in Farm and Home Demonstration work, Boys Corn Clubs and Girls Canning Clubs were developed. In 1914 the Agency was transferred to the Virginia Polytechnic Institute and became the Extension Service now embracing mens and womens work and 4-H clubs.
 
Erected 1969 by Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission. (Marker Number M 20.)
 
Location. 37° 11.434′ N, 78° 9.425′ W. Marker is in Crewe, Virginia, in Nottoway County. Marker is on Colonial Trail (U.S. 460) 0.3 miles west of Rocky Ford Road, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Crewe VA 23930, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Ella Graham Agnew (a few steps from this marker); Crewe (approx. 1.9 miles away); Roger Atkinson Pryor (approx. 1.9 miles away); Ingleside Training Institute (approx. 2.1 miles away); Lottie Moon (approx. 2.2 miles away); Burkeville (approx. 2.5 miles away); Wilson-Kautz Raid (approx. 2.5 miles away); Burkeville Junction (approx. 2.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Crewe.
 
Categories. AgricultureEducation
 
Colonial Trail (facing west) Photo, Click for full size
By Bernard Fisher, May 10, 2009
2. Colonial Trail (facing west)
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 557 times since then and 53 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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