Roanoke, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 2007 by Virginia Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number K-90.)
Location. 37° 16.475′ N, 79° 56.534′ W. Marker is in Roanoke, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of Henry Street and Loudon Avenue, on the right when traveling north on Henry Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Roanoke VA 24016, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Henry Street Business District (within shouting distance of this marker); Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Bridge First Train to Big Lick (about 600 feet away); Norfolk & Western General Office Building (about 700 feet away); North Jefferson Street (about 700 feet away); Hotel Roanoke (about 800 feet away); a different marker also named Hotel Roanoke (approx. 0.2 miles away); First National Bank (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Roanoke.
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