Raleigh in Wake County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
April 24-27, 1865, Grant
conferred with Sherman
and approved new terms
for surrender of Johnstonís Confederate Army.
Erected 1940 by State Historical Commission. (Marker Number H 31.)
Location. 35° 46.326′ N, 78° 38.342′ W. Marker is in Raleigh, North Carolina, in Wake County. Marker is on E South Street west of S Wilmington Street, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Raleigh NC 27601, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Governorís Palace (here, next to this marker); Governorís Palace of North Carolina (within shouting distance of this marker); Shaw University (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Estey Hall (about 600 feet away); Leonard Medical School (about 700 feet away); Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (approx. 0.2 miles away); Tupper Memorial Baptist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); James H. Young (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Raleigh.
Also see . . . Account of Johnston's Surrender in North Carolina April 1865. (Submitted on February 8, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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