Emporia, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1997 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number UM-48.)
Location. 36° 41.552′ N, 77° 32.378′ W. Marker is in Emporia, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of North Main Street (U.S. 301) and Valley Street, on the right when traveling north on North Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Emporia VA 23847, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Butts Tavern (within shouting distance of this marker); Fearnought (within shouting distance of this marker); Hicksford Raid (about 700 feet away, Emporia Railroad History (approx. 0.2 miles away); Tarleton's Movements (approx. ¼ mile away); Hicksford Raid Monument (approx. ¼ mile away); Shiloh Baptist Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Emporia – Greensville Veteran War Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Emporia.
Categories. • African Americans • Government •
Credits. This page was last revised on August 3, 2017. This page originally submitted on May 13, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 781 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 13, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.