Cherrydale in Arlington in Arlington County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Stratford Junior High School
Erected 2004 by Arlington County, Virginia.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Civil Rights • Education. A significant historical month for this entry is February 1864.
Location. 38° 54.04′ N, 77° 6.71′ W. Marker is in Arlington, Virginia, in Arlington County. It is in Cherrydale. Marker is on North Vacation Lane east of 23rd Street North, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Taking Action: Dorothy M. Bigelow Hamm (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Taking Action: Barbara Johns (about 500 feet away); Take Action! (about 500 feet away); Taking Action: E. Leslie Hamm, Jr. (about 500 feet away); Taking Action: Michael Jones, Gloria Thompson, Ronald Deskins, Lance Newman (about 500 feet away); Cherrydale (approx. 0.2 miles away); Cherrydale Volunteer Firehouse (approx. 0.4 miles away); Cherrydale Drug Fair Sit-In (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Arlington.
Also see . . . Stratford Junior High School (pdf file). National Register of Historic Places (Submitted on May 30, 2012, by Kevin Vincent of Arlington, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on February 1, 2023. It was originally submitted on May 28, 2012, by Kevin Vincent of Arlington, Virginia. This page has been viewed 821 times since then and 108 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on May 28, 2012, by Kevin Vincent of Arlington, Virginia. 2. submitted on June 15, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. 3. submitted on May 30, 2012, by Kevin Vincent of Arlington, Virginia. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.