Phoebus in Hampton, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
The Hampton Indian Program
Erected 2008 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number WY-99.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Education • Native Americans. In addition, it is included in the Historically Black Colleges and Universities series list.
Location. 37° 1.332′ N, 76° 20.246′ Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hampton VA 23668, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Camp Hamilton (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Second Church at Kecoughtan (approx. 0.2 miles away); William Claiborne (approx. 0.3 miles away); British Approach to Hampton / The War of 1812 (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Hampton Carousel (approx. 0.4 miles away); Bunch of Grapes Tavern (approx. 0.4 miles away); John Baptist Pierce (approx. 0.4 miles away); Eighteenth-Century Hampton (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Phoebus.
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study The Carlisle Indian Industrial School marker shown.
Also see . . . Training the hand, the head, and the heart: Indian Education at Hampton Institute. by Minnesota Historical Society: Minnesota History Magazine (Submitted on May 17, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 11, 2018. It was originally submitted on May 17, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 644 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 17, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.