Richmond, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Union Army Enters Richmond
Erected 1994 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number SA-41.)
Location. 37° 31.155′ N, 77° 24.945′ W. Marker is in Richmond, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (State Highway 5) and Nicholson Street, on the left when traveling north on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4400 East Main Street, Henrico VA 23231, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Rocketts Landing (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Rocketts Landing People-Technology-Commerce-Warfare (approx. 0.2 miles away); Crossing the Atlantic (approx. ¼ mile away); Mechanics of Slavery (approx. 0.3 miles away); Despair of Slavery (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Navy Yard of the Confederate States (approx. 0.4 miles away); Powhatan Stone (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Richmond.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
Also see . . .
1. Godrey Weitzel. The man who took Richmond. (Submitted on December 10, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. United States Colored Troops Virtual Tour by Markers. This virtual tour identifies all the HMdb markers included in the Historical Marker database, so far. (Submitted on December 11, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
Additional keywords. USCT
Categories. • African Americans • Military • Politics • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on August 2, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 10, 2007, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,303 times since then and 78 times this year. Last updated on January 28, 2009, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. Photos: 1. submitted on December 10, 2007, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. 2, 3. submitted on February 7, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.