Richmond, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 2012 by Virginia Union University.
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. A significant historical year for this entry is 1968.
Location. 37° 33.67′ N, 77° 27.045′ W. Marker is in Richmond, Virginia. Marker can be reached from North Lombardy Street west of Brook Road, on the right when traveling west. On the grounds of Virginia Union University. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1500 North Lombardy Street, Richmond VA 23220, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Coburn Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Pickford HallVirginia Union University 150th Anniversary Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Huntley Hall (about 300 feet away); Henderson Center (about 400 feet away); Martin E. Gray Hall (about 400 feet away); Virginia Union University (about 600 feet away); First Southern African American Girl Scouts (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Richmond.
Additional keywords. HBCUs
Credits. This page was last revised on July 30, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 11, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 126 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 11, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.