Martinsburg in Berkeley County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
J. R. Clifford
Erected 2003 by West Virginia Celebration 2000 and the West Virginia Division of Archives and History.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Civil Rights • Communications • Education • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Historically Black Colleges and Universities, and the West Virginia Archives and History series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1848.
Location. 39° 27.583′ N, 77° 58.133′ W. Marker is in Martinsburg, West Virginia, in Berkeley County. Marker is on West Martin Street west of Raleigh Street, on the left when Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 515 W Martin St, Martinsburg WV 25401, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sumner-Ramer Memorial School (here, next to this marker); “Oh Shenandoah, I Long to See You!” (approx. 0.2 miles away); World War Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Martinsburg / Berkeley Riflemen (approx. ¼ mile away); Old Federal Building (approx. ¼ mile away); 224 - 226 West King Street (approx. ¼ mile away); Market House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Belle Boyd (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Martinsburg.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 28, 2019. It was originally submitted on June 20, 2007, by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,104 times since then and 53 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 20, 2007, by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.