Near Pembroke in Robeson County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Croatan Normal School
Erected 2013. (Marker Number I-68.)
Location. 34° 41.674′ N, 79° 13.303′ W. Marker is near Pembroke, North Carolina, in Robeson County. Marker is at the intersection of State Highway 710 and West Railroad Street (Road 1515), on the left when traveling south on State Highway 710. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Pembroke NC 28372, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Henry Berry Lowrie (approx. 1.1 miles away); University of N. C. at Pembroke (approx. 1.3 miles away); Honorable Hamilton McMillan (approx. 1.4 miles away); Burnt Swamp Association (approx. 5.4 miles away); Raft Swamp (approx. 7.8 miles away); Angus W. McLean (approx. 8 miles away); Floral College (approx. 8 miles away); Carolina College (approx. 8.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pembroke.
Also see . . . The Croatan Normal School. “Barred from white schools, North Carolina’s Indians did not attend Chapel Hill until the twentieth century. Eager for education, Indian parents (Submitted on March 24, 2017.)
Categories. • Education • Native Americans •
Credits. This page was last revised on March 24, 2017. This page originally submitted on March 24, 2017, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 80 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 24, 2017, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.