Charlottesville, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 2003 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number Q-30.)
Location. 38° 1.892′ N, 78° 29.178′ W. Marker is in Charlottesville, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of 4th Street NW and Commerce Street, on the left on 4th Street NW. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Charlottesville VA 22903, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Meriwether Lewis and William Clark (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sacajawea Dedicated to You, A Free Citizen in a Free Land (about 800 feet away); First Baptist Church, West Main Street (approx. 0.2 miles away); Triumph of “The Charlottesville Twelve” (approx. 0.2 miles away); Charlottesville (approx. 0.3 miles away); Robert Edward Lee (approx. 0.3 miles away); Buck v. Bell (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Charlottesville.
Also see . . . Jefferson School. “Jefferson High School became one of six accredited black high schools in Virginia, emphasizing traditional curriculum and liberal education for its students rather than industrial skills.” (Submitted on June 10, 2009.)
Categories. • African Americans • Education •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 10, 2009, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,018 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 10, 2009, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.