Petersburg, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Virginia Conservation & Development Commission
For the City of Petersburg 1931
Erected 1931 by Virginia Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number QA-5.)
Location. 37° 13.322′ N, 77° 24.061′ W. Marker is in Petersburg, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of South Sycamore Street (U.S. 301) and East Fillmore Street, on the right when traveling north on South Sycamore Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Petersburg VA 23803, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Earliest Known Public High School for African Americans in Virginia (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Peabody High School (about 700 feet away); Weddell-McCabe-Chisholm House (about 700 feet away); Prince Hall Masons in Virginia McKenney House (approx. ¼ mile away); McKenney Library (approx. ¼ mile away); Bishop Payne Divinity School (approx. ¼ mile away); Lincoln In Petersburg (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Petersburg.
Categories. • War of 1812 • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 3, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,081 times since then and 75 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on April 3, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. 7. submitted on April 4, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.