Lynchburg, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Amelia Perry Pride’s Dorchester Home
Erected 2014 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number Q-6 30.)
Location. 37° 24.255′ N, 79° 9.123′ W. Marker is in Lynchburg, Virginia. Marker is on Pierce Street south of 13th Street, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lynchburg VA 24501, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. C.W. Seay (a few steps from this marker); Chauncey E. Spencer, Sr. (within shouting distance of this marker); The Anne Spencer House Camp Davis (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Dr. Robert Walter Johnson (about 500 feet away); Site of Dr. Johnson's Tennis Court (about 500 feet away); Dr. Robert Walter Johnson House and Tennis Court (about 600 feet away); Professor Frank Trigg (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Lynchburg.
Also see . . . Festival in historic Lynchburg neighborhood celebrates two new historical markers. 2014 article by Amy Trent in the Lynchburg News & Advance. (Submitted on October 24, 2015.)
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