Franklin, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Pauline Cauthorne Morton (1912-2004)
Erected by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number U-132.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Education • Women. In addition, it is included in the Historically Black Colleges and Universities series list.
Location. 36° 40.537′ N, 76° Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 280 North College Drive, Franklin VA 23851, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Confederate Monument (approx. half a mile away); Franklin Memorial Park (approx. half a mile away); Camp Family Homestead (approx. ¾ mile away); Franklin (approx. 1.2 miles away); Recovery and Progress (approx. 1.2 miles away); The Age of Gasoline (approx. 1.2 miles away); "Can't Is Not in the Camp's Vocabulary" (approx. 1.2 miles away); War Comes to the Blackwater (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Franklin.
More about this marker. Approved in 2017 by the Department of Historic Resources (DHR), the Pauline Cauthorne Morton marker was sponsored by the Lambda Psi Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. It was unveiled during a dedication ceremony on March 10, 2018.
Also see . . . Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Franklin Chapter. (Submitted on June 6, 2018, by Cynthia L. Clark of Suffolk, Virginia.)
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