Lexington, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Barracks The Virginia Military Institute
Under the provisions of the
Historic Sites Act of August 21, 1935
this site possesses exceptional value
in commemorating or illustrating
the history of the United States.
U. S. Department of the Interior
National Park Service
Erected 1966 by National Park Service.
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
Location. 37° 47.443′ N, 79° 26.148′ W. Marker is in Lexington, Virginia. Marker is on Letcher Avenue, on the left when traveling east. Marker is on the grounds of the Virginia Military Institute. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lexington VA 24450, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Virginia Military Institute Historic District (here, next to this marker); Stonewall Jackson (a few steps from this marker); The Cadet Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); Little Sorrel Korean War (within shouting distance of this marker); Jackson’s Classroom (within shouting distance of this marker); George C. Marshall (within shouting distance of this marker); George Catlett Marshall (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lexington.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 21, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 535 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 21, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.