Near Charlottesville in Albemarle County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Union Occupation of Charlottesville
Erected 2001 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number Q-22.)
Location. Marker has been reported missing. It was located near 38° 2.697′ N, 78° 30.996′ W. Marker was near Charlottesville, Virginia, in Albemarle County. Marker was on Ivy Road (Business U.S. 250) near Colonnade Drive. Click for map. Marker was in this post office area: Charlottesville VA 22903, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this location, measured as the crow flies. Revolutionary Soldiers Graves (here, Technical Sergeant Frank D. Peregory (approx. 0.6 miles away); James Monroe’s First Farm (approx. 0.9 miles away); Henry Martin (approx. 0.9 miles away); Edgar Allan Poe (approx. 0.9 miles away); University of Virginia (approx. 0.9 miles away); Thomas Jefferson Monument (approx. one mile away); William Holding Echols (approx. one mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Charlottesville.
More about this marker. Marker is a few hundred feet outside of the Charlottesville city limits.
1. Did the University of Virginia Surrender to Custer?
This marker does not address this controversy. University professors were in the delegation that met with Custer and the University was protected by Union guards during the brief occupation.
— Submitted December 5, 2007, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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