Wilmington in New Castle County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Cradle of African-American Political Leaders
Location. 39° 43.644′ N, 75° 32.601′ W. Marker is in Wilmington, Delaware, in New Castle County. Marker is at the intersection of New Castle Ave. and C Street, on the right when traveling north on New Castle Ave.. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wilmington DE 19801, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Swedes Landing Trail (approx. half a mile away); Mother Union American Methodist Episcopal Church (approx. 0.7 miles away); Old Swedes' Church (approx. ¾ mile away); Major Peter Jaquett (approx. ¾ mile away); Frank Furness Railroad District (approx. ¾ mile away); Fort Christina National Historic Landmark Holy Trinity Church (approx. 0.8 miles away); St. Mary's Church (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilmington.
Also see . . . History of the Henrietta Johnson Medical Center. (Submitted on December 5, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Categories. • 20th Century • African Americans • Notable Persons •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 5, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 991 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 5, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.