Fayetteville in Cumberland County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Fayetteville State University
Est. 1867 as Howard School. State-supported since 1877. A part of The University of North Carolina since 1972.
Erected 1950 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number I-31.)
Location. 35° 4.271′ N, 78° 53.652′ W. Marker is in Fayetteville, North Carolina, in Cumberland County. Marker is at the intersection of Murchison Road (State Highway 210) and Coley Drive, on the left when traveling south on Murchison Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1200 Murchison Road, Fayetteville NC 28301, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hiram R. Revels (approx. half a mile away); Frank P. Graham (approx. 0.9 miles away); Cumberland County Confederate Memorial (approx. one mile away); U.S. Arsenal (approx. 1.1 miles away); Currahee Rocks (approx. 1.1 miles away); Edward J. Hale House (approx. 1.1 miles away); Fayetteville Arsenal (approx. 1.1 miles away); North Carolina (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fayetteville.
Also see . . . History of Fayetteville State University. (Submitted on November 11, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • African Americans • Education •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 11, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 816 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 11, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.