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Lexington, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

George Wm. Crump

 
 
George Wm. Crump Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, May 8, 2021
1. George Wm. Crump Marker
Inscription.  Congressman 1826-27. Ambassador to Chile. Washington College 1st 'streaker' 1804.
 
Erected by Rockbridge Historical Society. (Marker Number 22.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: EducationGovernment & Politics. In addition, it is included in the Virginia, Lexington, Righteous and Rascals of Rockbridge series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1804.
 
Location. 37° 47.117′ N, 79° 26.531′ W. Marker is in Lexington, Virginia. Marker is on West Washington Street just west of North Main Street (Business U.S. 11), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 9 W Washington St, Lexington VA 24450, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Moses Jacob Ezekiel (here, next to this marker); George Washington (a few steps from this marker); The Alexander-Withrow House, ca. 1793 (a few steps from this marker); Pierre Daura (a few steps from this marker); George C. Marshall (a few steps from this marker); Patsy Cline
George Wm. Crump Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, May 8, 2021
2. George Wm. Crump Marker
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(within shouting distance of this marker); Dold Building, ca. 1820 (within shouting distance of this marker); Frank Padget (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lexington.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 9, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 9, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 34 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 9, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.

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