Appomattox in Appomattox County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
African American Banjoists
Erected 2018 by Virginia Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number M 37.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Arts, Letters, Music • Entertainment.
Location. 37° 22.958′ N, 78° 47.366′ W. Marker is in Appomattox, Virginia, in Appomattox County. Marker is on Old Courthouse Road (Virginia Route 24) Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Appomattox VA 24522, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Popularizer of the Banjo (here, next to this marker); After the Surrender (within shouting distance of this marker); Artillery Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Appomattox River (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Appomattox River (within shouting distance of this marker); Lee's Apple Tree (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Grant and Lee Meeting (approx. 0.3 miles away); “Salute of Arms” (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Appomattox.
Also see . . . Appomattox Court House National Historical Park. National Park Service (Submitted on April 30, 2021.)
Credits. This page was last revised on April 30, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 29, 2021, by Gregory Roos of Cincinnati, Ohio. This page has been viewed 40 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 29, 2021, by Gregory Roos of Cincinnati, Ohio. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.