Richmond, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Union Army Enters Richmond
Erected 1994 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number SA-41.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Government & Politics • Military • War, US Civil. A significant historical date for this entry is April 3, 1865.
Location. 37° 31.155′ N, 77° 24.945′ W. Marker is in Richmond, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (State Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4400 East Main Street, Henrico VA 23231, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Rocketts Landing (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Atlantic Sturgeon (approx. 0.2 miles away); James River Steam Brewery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ancarrow's Landing (approx. 0.2 miles away); Up-River Venture (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Rocketts Landing (approx. 0.2 miles away); People-Technology-Commerce-Warfare (approx. 0.2 miles away); Manchester Slave Docks (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Richmond.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
Also see . . .
1. Godrey Weitzel. The man who took Richmond. (Submitted on December 10, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. United States Colored Troops Virtual Tour by Markers. This virtual tour identifies all the HMdb markers included in the Historical Marker database, so far. (Submitted on December 11, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
Additional keywords. USCT
Credits. This page was last revised on July 30, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 10, 2007, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,541 times since then and 20 times this year. Last updated on January 28, 2009, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. Photos: 1. submitted on December 10, 2007, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. 2, 3. submitted on February 7, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.