Arlington in Arlington County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1969 by Arlington County, Virginia. (Marker Number 31.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical year for this entry is 1841.
Location. 38° 51.905′ N, 77° 3.941′ W. Marker is in Arlington, Virginia, in Arlington County. Marker can be reached from South Arlington Ridge Road. Marker is located in Prospect Hill Park at junction of South Arlington Ridge Road and South Nash Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1025 South Arlington Ridge Road, Arlington VA 22202, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Albany (a few steps from this marker); Site of Arlington ChapelIndian Warriors and Their Brothers (approx. 0.4 miles away); Freedman’s Village (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Freedman's Village (approx. 0.4 miles away); Robert Edwin Peary (approx. 0.4 miles away); Matthew Alexander Henson (approx. 0.4 miles away); U.S. Coast Guard Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Arlington.
Also see . . . Prospect Hill Park. (Submitted on June 6, 2008.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 6, 2008. This page has been viewed 1,500 times since then and 22 times this year. Last updated on June 4, 2012. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 6, 2008. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.