Near Massaponax in Spotsylvania County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
James Farmer, Civil Rights Leader
Erected 2000 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number E-113.)
Location. 38° 11.101′ N, 77° 30.763′ W. Marker is near Massaponax, Virginia, in Spotsylvania County. Marker is on Jefferson Davis Highway (U.S. 1) 0.1 miles south of Massaponax Church Road (County Route 608), on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fredericksburg VA 22407, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker Road to Guinea Station (a few steps from this marker); Federal Raid (within shouting distance of this marker); Massaponax Baptist Church (approx. 0.6 miles away); Massaponax Church (approx. 0.6 miles away); Plantations on Guinea Station Road (approx. 0.6 miles away); Stanardís Mill (approx. 2.5 miles away); Mud Tavern (approx. 3.7 miles away); "If It Takes All Summer" (approx. 4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Massaponax.
Also see . . . James Farmer, Civil Rights Giant in the 50's and 60's. (Submitted on July 15, 2007, by Dawn Bowen of Fredericksburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • Civil Rights • Notable Persons •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 15, 2007, by Dawn Bowen of Fredericksburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,264 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 15, 2007, by Dawn Bowen of Fredericksburg, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.
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