Alexandria, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Location. 38° 48.096′ N, 77° 3.363′ W. Marker is in Alexandria, Virginia. Marker is on Wilkes Street 0.1 miles west of South Payne Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1421 Wilkes Street, Alexandria VA 22314, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Original Federal Boundary Stone, District of Columbia, Southwest 1 (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); A National Cemetery System (about 500 feet away); Old Presbyterian Meeting House In Honor of Those Who Gave the Ultimate Sacrifice (about 600 feet away); Alexandria National Cemetery (about 600 feet away); "Pursuers of Booth the Assassin" (about 600 feet away); Hooff's Run Bridge (approx. 0.2 miles away); The West End (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Alexandria.
Also see . . . Boy Scout gets troop to help restore historic black cemetery. (Submitted on October 5, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.)
Categories. • African Americans • Cemeteries & Burial Sites •
More. Search the internet for Douglass Cemetery.
Credits. This page was last revised on October 5, 2019. This page originally submitted on October 5, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 53 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 5, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.