Durham in Durham County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
James Edward Shepard
North Carolina College
[Plaque at base of statue]
The Senior Class of 1998
North Carolina Central University
"In Truth and Service
[Backside of statue]
Prince Hall Grand Lodge
F. & A.M. of North Carolina
C.D. Carnes, G.M.
Clark S. Brown, D.G.M.
C.W. Lawrence, D.G.M.
H.N. Dowdy, G. Treas.
June 1, 1957
Erected 1957 by Prince Hall Lodge, F. & A.M. of North Carolina.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Education. In addition, it is included in the Historically Black Colleges and Universities 🎓 series list.
Location. 35° 58.526′ N, 78° 54.015′ W. Marker is in Durham, North Carolina, in Durham County. Marker is on Brant Street east of Fayetteville Street, in the median. On on the circle at the east end of Brant Street immediately in front of the Hoey Building on campus at NCCU. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1801 Fayetteville Street, Durham NC 27707, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow fliesClyde R. Hoey Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Shepard House (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Centennial Chapel (about 400 feet away); Beulah C. Bowens Fuller (about 700 feet away); Former Site of Hillside High School (approx. 0.2 miles away); North Carolina Central University (approx. 0.4 miles away); Bull City Blues (approx. half a mile away); American Tobacco Trail (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Durham.
Additional keywords. HBCUs
Credits. This page was last revised on May 5, 2019. It was originally submitted on November 12, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 64 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 12, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.