Fredericksburg, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
In Memory of Clara Barton
Erected 1962 by Civil War Centennial Committee of Fredericksburg.
Location. 38° 18.129′ N, 77° 27.609′ W. Marker is in Fredericksburg, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of George Street and Princess Anne Street, on the right when traveling east on George Street. Located in front of the Fredericksburg Presbyterian Church. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fredericksburg VA 22401, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gen. Stonewall Jackson (a few steps from this marker); The Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); A Vast Hospital (within shouting distance of this marker); The “Demon of Destruction” (within shouting distance of this marker); War Comes to Fredericksburg Corporation Court House (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Barton House (within shouting distance of this marker); Masonic Cemetery (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fredericksburg.
Also see . . .
1. History of the Fredericksburg Presbyterian Church. Discusses the Church's role in the Civil War. (Submitted on December 14, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. Clara Barton, 1821-1912. Civil War Nurse Founder American Red Cross (Submitted on March 26, 2010, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Alabama, USA.)
Categories. • Charity & Public Work • War, US Civil •
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 14, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,527 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 14, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 4. submitted on May 24, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.