Fairfax, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
— Old Town Fairfax —
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Industry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the Virginia, Old Town Fairfax series list.
Location. 38° 50.773′ N, 77° 18.362′ W. Marker is in Fairfax, Virginia. Marker is on Main Street (Virginia Route 236), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 10412 Main Street, Fairfax VA 22030, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Nickell's Hardware (a few steps from this marker); Fairfax Hay & Grain Store (a few steps from this marker); Fairfax Herald & Print Shop (within shouting distance of this marker); Ford Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Monument to John Q. Marr (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Town Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); A Tribute to The Men of Fairfax County Fairfax Court House (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fairfax.
Regarding Ralston's Store. This structure is currently a business in the City of Fairfax Historic District.
Also see . . .
1. A Walking Tour of Old Town Fairfax, Virginia. (Submitted on March 16, 2008.)
2. Historic Photograph of Ralston's Store. From the Historical Society of Fairfax City, Virginia. (Submitted on March 16, 2008.)
Credits. This page was last revised on August 10, 2020. It was originally submitted on March 16, 2008. This page has been viewed 1,865 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 16, 2008. • Christopher Busta-Peck was the editor who published this page.