Starr Hill in Charlottesville, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 2003 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number Q-30.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Education.
Location. 38° 1.892′ N, 78° 29.178′ W. Marker is in Starr Hill in Charlottesville, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: 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. Meriwether Lewis and William Clark (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sacajawea (about 500 feet away); Dedicated to You, A Free Citizen in a Free Land (about 800 feet away); First Baptist Church, West Main Street (approx. 0.2 miles away); Triumph of “The Charlottesville Twelve” (approx. 0.2 miles away); Charlottesville (approx. 0.3 miles away); Robert Edward Lee (approx. 0.3 miles away); Buck v. Bell (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Starr Hill.
Also see . . . Jefferson School. “Jefferson High School became one of six accredited black high schools in Virginia, emphasizing traditional curriculum and liberal education for its students rather than industrial skills.” (Submitted on June 10, 2009.)
Credits. This page was last revised on April 17, 2020. It was originally submitted on June 10, 2009, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,085 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 10, 2009, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.