Olde Towne in Portsmouth, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected by Path of History, Portsmouth VA.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Government & Politics.
Location. 36° 50.294′ N, 76° 18.283′ W. Marker is in Olde Towne in Portsmouth, Virginia. Marker is on North Street, on the right when traveling east. Near Emanuel AME Church. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 637 North Street, Portsmouth VA 23704, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Matilda Sissieretta Joyner Jones (within shouting distance of this marker); Emanuel A.M.E. Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Ruth Brown (within shouting distance of this marker); Saint Paul's School (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Watts House (about 700 feet away); The Yellow Fever of 1855 (about 700 feet away); Collier's Raid (approx. 0.2 miles away); John Luke Porter (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Olde Towne.
Credits. This page was last revised on April 17, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 13, 2010, by James Thomson of Chesapeake, United States. This page has been viewed 673 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 13, 2010, by James Thomson of Chesapeake, United States. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.