Newport News, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
(1918 - 1990)
Erected 2019 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number W-172.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Arts, Letters, Music • Entertainment • Women. In addition, it is included in the Virginia Department of Historic Resources series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1204.
Location. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1204 29th St, Newport News VA 23607, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Annie Belle Daniels (within shouting distance of this marker); The Brown Center (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Winfield-Jones House (about 700 feet away); Newsome House (about 700 feet away); a different marker also named The Newsome House (about 800 feet away); Phillis Wheatley (approx. 0.3 miles away); Greenlawn Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); Confederate Dead (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newport News.
Credits. This page was last revised on February 7, 2021. It was originally submitted on February 7, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 113 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 7, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.