Great Barrington in Berkshire County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
W.E.B Du Bois
“In 1950 the month of February had for me special meaning. I was a widower. The wife of 53 years lay buried in the New England hills beside her first born boy”
Premier Architect of the American Civil Rights Movenent
Erected by The Great Barrington Historical Society
Location. 42° 11.007′ N, 73° 21.96′ W. Marker is in Great Barrington, Massachusetts, in Berkshire County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of S Main Street and Silver Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Great Barrington MA 01230, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Devastating Tornado (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); You Stand Free Because They Served (approx. 0.7 miles away); Great Barrington Civil War Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); First Court House of Berkshire County (approx. ｾ mile away); Great Barrington World War I Monument The Mahaiwe Theater (approx. ｾ mile away); W.E. B. Du Bois Birthsite (approx. 0.8 miles away); W.E.B. Du Bois: Champion of Rivers Around the World (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Great Barrington.
Also see . . . W. E. B. Du Bois on Wikipedia. (Submitted on August 27, 2019, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on August 27, 2019. This page originally submitted on August 27, 2019, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 61 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 27, 2019, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.