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Manassas, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Jennie Dean / Charter Cottage

 
 
Jennie Dean plaque image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 30, 2019
1. Jennie Dean plaque
Top plaque
Inscription.  
Erected to the memory
of
Jennie Wade
who founded
The Manassas Industrial School
in 1892

Charter Cottage
Charter Cottage, giving birth to the Manassas Industrial School, was erected on this site in 1892 by the immortal
Jennie Dean
and her supporters

 
Location. 38° 44.815′ N, 77° 29.251′ W. Marker is in Manassas, Virginia. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Prince William Street and Wellington Road, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 9601 Prince William Street, Manassas VA 20110, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Wartime Manassas (a few steps from this marker); Charter Cottage (a few steps from this marker); Hackley Hall (a few steps from this marker); Manassas 1909 (within shouting distance of this marker); Campus Model (within shouting distance of this marker); Jane Serepta Dean (within shouting distance of this marker);
Charter Cottage plaque image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 30, 2019
2. Charter Cottage plaque
Bottom plaque
Carnegie Building (within shouting distance of this marker); The Manassas Industrial School / Jennie Dean Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Manassas.
 
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Jennie Dean / Charter Cottage Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 30, 2019
3. Jennie Dean / Charter Cottage Marker
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on November 30, 2019. This page originally submitted on November 30, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 41 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 30, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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