Farmville in Prince Edward County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Martha E. Forrester
(1863 - 1951)
Erected 2017 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number I-26.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Civil Rights • Education • Women. A significant historical year for this entry is 1920.
Location. 37° 17.795′ N, 78° 23.845′ W. Marker is in Farmville, Virginia, in Prince Edward County. Marker is at the intersection Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 501 Race St, Farmville VA 23901, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Longwood College (approx. 0.2 miles away); Farmville Female Seminary Association (approx. 0.3 miles away); Robert Russa Moton High School Timeline (approx. 0.3 miles away); R.R. Moton High School (approx. 0.3 miles away); Four Sororities Founded (approx. 0.4 miles away); First Baptist Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); Barbara Rose Johns (approx. 0.4 miles away); Confederate Veterans Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Farmville.
Additional keywords. First-wave Feminism; Womanist movement
Credits. This page was last revised on April 25, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 25, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 24 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 25, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.