Suffolk, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Nansemond Industrial Institute
Nansemond Normal and Industrial Institute Incorporated
Rev. William Washington Gaines
Willie Colden T.S. Epps Thomas S. Bruce F.W. Blakesley W.H. Crocker Otis W. Foye J.B. Philhower F.W. Lloyd J.L. White Morice A. Lery Ezra H. White George W. Crocker C.S. Morris Herman Spinkham Wilt Stevens
Name changed in 1914
Nansemond Collegiate Institute
Rev. William H. Morris, D.D. Rev. Hamilton H. Henderson, B.D. Professor Bruce, A.B. Rev. T.J. Johnson, D.D. Mr. William H. Huskerson, B.S.C.E.
Plot donated by owners
Mr. & Mrs. Johnnie & Marie Duke
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Education. A significant historical year for this entry is 1890.
Location. 36° 43.584′ N, 76° 33.99′ W. Marker is in Suffolk, Virginia. Marker can be reached from East Washington Street (Business U.S. 13) east of North 4th Street, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Nansemond Collegiate Institute (here, next to this marker); Safe Haven (approx. 0.7 miles away); Jericho Ditch (approx. Ύ mile away); Remembrance Garden Monuments (approx. 0.9 miles away); Obici-Oderzo Fountain Marker (approx. 0.9 miles away); Confederate Monument (approx. 0.9 miles away); Siege of Suffolk (approx. 0.9 miles away); Civil War Militia of Suffolk and Nansemond County (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Suffolk.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 1, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 8, 2020, by Cynthia L. Clark of Suffolk, Virginia. This page has been viewed 116 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 8, 2020, by Cynthia L. Clark of Suffolk, Virginia. 4, 5. submitted on October 18, 2020, by Cynthia L. Clark of Suffolk, Virginia. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.