Durham in Durham County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
North Carolina Central University
Erected 1970 by Archives and Highway Departments. (Marker Number G 53.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Education. In addition, it is included in the Historically Black Colleges and Universities series list.
Location. 35° 58.509′ N, 78° 53.617′ W. Marker is in Durham, North Carolina, in Durham County. Marker is at the intersection of South Alston Avenue and East Lawson Street, on the left when traveling north on South Alston Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1307 South Alston Avenue, Durham NC 27707, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Clyde R. Hoey Building (approx. 0.4 miles away); James Edward Shepard (approx. 0.4 miles away); Beulah C. Bowens Fuller (approx. 0.4 miles away); Centennial Chapel (approx. 0.4 miles away); Shepard House Former Site of Hillside High School (approx. half a mile away); Bull City Blues (approx. 0.6 miles away); St. Philip's Episcopal Church (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Durham.
Also see . . . North Carolina Central University History - NCCU website. (Submitted on January 13, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on January 9, 2011, by Patrick G. Jordan of Graham, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 494 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 9, 2011, by Patrick G. Jordan of Graham, North Carolina. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.