Wilberforce in Greene County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Kezia Emery Hall (1913)
Erected by National Afro-American Museum and Cultural Center.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Architecture • Charity & Public Work • Education.
Location. 39° 43.044′ N, 83° 52.965′ W. Marker is in Wilberforce, Ohio, in Greene County. Marker is at the intersection of Maplewood Avenue and Brush Row Road, on the left when traveling east on Maplewood Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wilberforce OH 45384, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within Carnegie Library (1907) (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Wilberforce University Campus at Tawawa Springs (within shouting distance of this marker); Martin Robison Delany (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Central State University (approx. 0.2 miles away); Payne Theological Seminary (approx. 0.2 miles away); Brigadier General Benjamin Oliver Davis, Sr. (approx. ¼ mile away); Paul Robeson (approx. ¼ mile away); Hallie Quinn Brown (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilberforce.
Regarding Kezia Emery Hall (1913). Building is being stabilized while the National Afro-American Museum and Cultural Center awaits renovation funding.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 2, 2019. It was originally submitted on December 2, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,588 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 2, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 21, 2009, by Bob Lee of Delphos, Ohio. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.