Newport News, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
James A. Fields House
Erected 2003 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number W-77.)
Location. 36° 58.982′ N, 76° 25.28′ W. Marker is in Newport News, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of 27th Street (Virginia Route 143 E) and Jefferson Avenue, on the left when traveling east on 27th Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Newport News VA 23607, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named James A. Fields House (here, next to this marker); Gregory Cherry (here, Jessie Menifield Rattley (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Newport News Pays Tribute (about 600 feet away); Memorial Design & Concept (about 700 feet away); Ella Fitzgerald (about 700 feet away); King Comes to Newport News (about 700 feet away); Pearl Mae Bailey (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newport News.
Categories. • African Americans • Notable Buildings •
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