Charlottesville, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 2001 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number Q-26.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music • Education • Women. In addition, it is included in the Virginia Department of Historic Resources series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1887.
Location. 38° 2.064′ N, 78° 29.82′ W. Marker is in CharlottesvilleTouch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1212 Wertland Street, Charlottesville VA 22903, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Barry and Bill Battle (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Charlottesville General Hospital (about 600 feet away); The University “Corner” (approx. 0.2 miles away); Roosevelt “Rosey” Brown, Jr. (approx. 0.2 miles away); Claude Moore, M.D. (approx. ¼ mile away); Triumph of “The Charlottesville Twelve” (approx. 0.3 miles away); Fernando Símon Bolívar (approx. 0.4 miles away); Thomas Jefferson Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Charlottesville.
Also see . . . Georgia O'Keeffe. “Her interest in art was rekindled four years later (1912) when she took a summer course for art teachers at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, taught by Alon Bement of Teachers College, Columbia University.” (Submitted on May 17, 2009.)
Credits. This page was last revised on April 28, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 17, 2009, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 3,126 times since then and 59 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 17, 2009, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.