Green Bay in Prince Edward County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Blanche Kelso Bruce
Erected 2005 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number M-35.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Government & Politics. In addition, it is included in the Virginia Department of Historic Resources series list. A significant historical month for this entry is February 1874.
Location. 37° 8.16′ N, 78° 18.699′ W. Marker is in Green Bay, Virginia, in Prince Edward County. Marker Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Green Bay VA 23942, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. CCC Company 1390 (here, next to this marker); St. Matthew's Lutheran Church Christian Day School (approx. 3.1 miles away); Twin Lakes State Park (approx. 3.3 miles away); Pushing the Boundaries (approx. 3.4 miles away); Prince Edward State Park: A Refuge of Freedom (approx. 3.4 miles away); Prince Edward State Park for Negroes (approx. 3½ miles away); Meherrin Station (approx. 3.8 miles away); a different marker also named Prince Edward State Park for Negroes (approx. 4.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Green Bay.
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Also see . . .
1. Blanche Kelso Bruce (1841-1898). Biographical Directory of the United States Congress (Submitted on May 23, 2010.)
2. Blanche Kelso Bruce. United States Senate (Submitted on May 23, 2010.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 11, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 23, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,069 times since then and 2 times this year. Last updated on April 14, 2011, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 23, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.