Richmond, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 2011 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number SA-91.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Cemeteries & Burial Sites.
Location. 37° 31.811′ N, 77° 23.33′ W. Marker is in Richmond, Virginia. Marker is on East Richmond Road 0.2 miles west of Jennie Scher Road, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Oakwood Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Burying Ground – For Colored Paupers (approx. 0.4 miles away); Oakwood Cemetery Confederate Section (approx. half a mile away); Nine Mile Road (approx. 0.9 miles away); Richmond Defences (approx. 0.9 miles away); Dabbs House (approx. one mile away); The Dabb House (approx. one mile away); Williamsburg Road (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Richmond.
Also see . . .
1. Evergreen Cemetery – Richmond, Virginia. (Submitted on March 27, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
2. Evergreen Cemetery Historic Marker Dedication. A seven-minute video clip produced jointly by the National Park Service and the Maggie L. Walker National Historic Site of the unveiling of the marker. Includes Ajena Rogers (NPS) at 1:55 and Kathleen Kilpatrick (VA Dept.of Historic Resources) at 3:10 speaking on the marker. The unveiling is about 6 minutes in. (Submitted on November 2, 2015.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 31, 2020. It was originally submitted on March 27, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 642 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 27, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.