Near Louisa in Louisa County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Richardson and Morton Schools
Erected 2015 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number W-238.)
Location. 37° 59.743′ N, 77° 57.763′ W. Marker is near Louisa, Virginia, in Louisa County. Marker is on Jefferson Highway (U.S. 33) east of School Bus Road (County Route 767). Touch for map. It is at the present-day Thomas Jefferson Elementary School. Marker is in this post office area: Louisa VA 23093, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Civilian Conservation Corps Company 2359 (approx. 2.4 miles away); Historic Louisa Hugh Hammond Bennett (1881-1960) (approx. 2.8 miles away); John Mercer Langston Birthplace (approx. 3 miles away); Patrick Henry's Home (approx. 3 miles away); Louisa Court House (approx. 3 miles away); Oakland Cemetery (approx. 3½ miles away); Decisive Confederate Victory (approx. 3½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Louisa.
Also see . . .
1. The African-American Schools of Louisa County, Virginia. This link has photographs of the A.G. Richardson High School. (Submitted on September 2, 2017.)
2. The African-American Schools of Louisa County, Virginia. This page has a photo of Mrs. Morton. (Submitted on September 2, 2017.)
Categories. • African Americans • Education •
Credits. This page was last revised on September 2, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 2, 2017, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 118 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 2, 2017, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.