Near Charleston in Kanawha County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Malden / Booker T. Washington Homeplace
Erected by West Virginia Department of Culture and History. (Marker Number KA 3/KA 4.)
Topics and series. This African Americans • Colonial Era • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Historically Black Colleges and Universities, and the West Virginia Archives and History series lists.
Location. 38° 17.931′ N, 81° 33.461′ W. Marker is near Charleston, West Virginia, in Kanawha County. Marker is at the intersection of Malden Drive (County Route 60/6) and Cypress Drive on Malden Drive. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4200 Malden Drive, Charleston WV 25306, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Necessary Ingredient (a few steps from this marker); Rev. Ruffner's Grave (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ruffner Well (approx. ¼ mile away); Burning Spring Monument (approx. 2 miles away); Daniel Boone (approx. 2.6 miles away); a different marker also named Daniel Boone (approx. 2.6 miles away); Charleston 's Civil War Sites (approx. 2.7 miles away); Craik-Patton House (approx. 2.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Charleston.
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Credits. This page was last revised on August 11, 2019. It was originally submitted on September 4, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 291 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 3, 2012, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. 3. submitted on September 8, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. 4. submitted on October 17, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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