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Harpers Ferry in Jefferson County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Nathan Cook Brackett

July 28, 1836 - July 20, 1910

 
 
Nathan Cook Brackett Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 13, 2012
1. Nathan Cook Brackett Marker
Inscription.

Founder of Storer College

 
Erected by the Brackett Family.
 
Location. 39° 19.399′ N, 77° 44.076′ W. Marker is in Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, in Jefferson County. Click for map. Marker is in Harper Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 485 Fillmore Street, Harpers Ferry WV 25425, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Harper Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Lockwood House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Jefferson Rock (about 300 feet away); a different marker also named Jefferson Rock (about 300 feet away); Shenandoah Canal (about 500 feet away); Brackett House (about 500 feet away); Island Access (about 600 feet away); Virginius Island Trail (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Harpers Ferry.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
 
Also see . . .  Storer College. (Submitted on December 14, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. African AmericansCemeteries & Burial SitesEducation
 
Nathan Cook Brackett Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 13, 2012
2. Nathan Cook Brackett Marker
Lockwood House in background
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 399 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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