Richmond, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Leigh Street Armory
Erected 2012 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number SA 102.)
Location. 37° 32.996′ N, 77° 26.489′ W. Marker is in Richmond, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of West Leigh Street (Virginia Route 33) and St Peter Street, on the right when traveling west on West Leigh Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 122 W Leigh St, Richmond VA 23220, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ebenezer Baptist Church (within shouting distance Bill “Bojangles” Robinson (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Richmondís First African American Police Officers (about 500 feet away); Sixth Mount Zion Baptist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); John Jasper (approx. 0.2 miles away); A Legacy on Leigh Street (approx. ľ mile away); Saint Joseph Catholic Church (approx. ľ mile away); Quality Row (approx. ľ mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Richmond.
Also see . . . Black History Museum & Cultural Center of Virginia. (Submitted on April 18, 2016.)
Categories. • African Americans • Education • War, World II •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 80 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.