Farmville in Prince Edward County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Free Blacks of Israel Hill
Erected 2009 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number I 14-a.)
Location. 37° 18.794′ N, 78° 25.354′ W. Marker is in Farmville, Virginia, in Prince Edward County. Marker is at the intersection of West 3rd Street (Business U.S. 15) and Layne Street (County Route 695), on the right when traveling east on West 3rd Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Farmville VA 23901, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Farmville Female Seminary Association (approx. 1.7 miles away); Four Sororities Founded (approx. 1.7 miles away); Confederate Veterans Monument (approx. 1.7 miles away); Dr. William W. H. Thackston (approx. 1.7 miles away); Farmville (approx. 1.8 miles away); a different marker also named Farmville (approx. 1.8 miles away); Beulah AME Church (approx. 1.8 miles away); Main Street - Mayor J. David Crute - EACO Theatre (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Farmville.
Categories. • African Americans • Antebellum South, US • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 28, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,786 times since then and 273 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 28, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.