Petersburg, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Two Noted Homes
Erected 1931 by Virginia Conservation & Development Commission for the City of Petersburg. (Marker Number QA-14.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #16 Abraham Lincoln, the Former U.S. Presidents: #18 Ulysses S. Grant, and the Virginia Department of Historic Resources series lists. A significant historical date for this entry is April 3, 1865.
Location. 37° 13.625′ N, 77° 24.413′ W. Marker is in Petersburg, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of West Washington Street (U.S. 1) and North Market Street, on the left when traveling west on West Washington Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Petersburg VA 23803, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Folly Castle (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); St. Paul's Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); General Lee's Headquarters (approx. 0.2 miles away); Joseph Jenkins Roberts (approx. 0.2 miles away); Lincoln In Petersburg (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old U.S. Customs House & Post Office (approx. 0.2 miles away); Virginia Voters League (approx. ¼ mile away); North Carolina Confederate Hospital (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Petersburg.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 8, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 2, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 983 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 2, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.