Raleigh in Wake County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
elder Wm. Peace 1857 as
school for women; opened
1872. Main building used
as Confederate hospital
& by Freedmen’s Bureau.
Erected 1996 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number H 9.)
Location. 35° 47.287′ N, 78° 38.293′ W. Marker is in Raleigh, North Carolina, in Wake County. Marker is at the intersection of E Peace Street and Halifax Street, on the right when traveling west on E Peace Street. 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. Leonidas L. Polk (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Josiah W. Bailey (about 800 feet away); Jane McKimmon (approx. 0.2 miles away); Seaboard Air Line Railroad WWII Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Alexander B. Andrews (approx. ¼ mile away); Raleigh and Gaston Railroad (approx. ¼ mile away); Henry Clay Oak (approx. ¼ mile away); William Polk (approx. ¼ mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Raleigh.
Also see . . . William Peace University - Wikipedia. (Submitted on February 12, 2013, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Education • War, US Civil •
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