South Newport News in Newport News, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1984 by Corporation of Newport News, Virginia.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: African Americans.
Location. 36° 59.423′ N, 76° 24.318′ W. Marker is in South Newport News in Newport News, Virginia. Marker is on Oak Avenue just east of 28th Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2803 Oak Ave, Newport News VA 23607, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named The Newsome House (a few steps from this marker); Annie Belle Daniels (approx. 0.2 miles away); Confederate Dead (approx. 0.3 miles away); Newport News POW CampThe Clark Oak (approx. 0.4 miles away); Phillis Wheatley (approx. half a mile away); Pearl Mae Bailey (approx. 0.6 miles away); Monitor – Merrimack Battle (approx. ¾ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in South Newport News.
Credits. This page was last revised on April 17, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 2, 2016, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 258 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 2, 2016, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.