Appomattox in Appomattox County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Winonah Camp / Mozella Price Home
Civil Rights in Education Heritage Trail
—Appomattox, Virginia - Appomattox County —
Erected by Civil Rights in Education Heritage Trail®. (Marker Number 1.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Civil Rights in Education Heritage Trail marker series.
Location. 37° 21.622′ N, 78° 49.738′ W. Marker is in Appomattox, Virginia, in Appomattox County. Marker is on Confederate Boulevard (U.S. 460), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Located in front of the Carver-Price School building. Marker is in this post office area: Appomattox VA 24522, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Carver-Price School (here, next to this marker); Appomattox County Units (approx. 0.3 miles away); Appomattox County Eternal Flame (approx. 0.3 miles away); Appomattox Court House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Custer's Third Brigade (approx. 0.3 miles away); Walker's Last Stand Confederate Artillery Position (approx. 0.4 miles away); Battle of Appomattox Station (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Appomattox.
More about this marker. At the top of the marker is a photo of Winonah Camp. Winonah Camp was built as a residence by the Prices in 1931. Mozella Jordan Price used the camp, pictured here in the 1930's, as a residence throughout her life. On the left is a photo of The Jordan sisters. Mozella Jordan Price is pictured standing in the middle, her sister Peg at the far right. At top right is A 1930's brochure for Camp Winonah. On the lower right is a map of south-central Virginia showing other schools highlighted on the Civil Rights in Education Heritage Trail.
Also see . . .
1. Mozella Jordan Price. Short biographical sketch. (Submitted on April 21, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. Winonah Camp. Autumn Home is a non-profit organization continuing the renovation of historic Camp Winonah. (Submitted on April 21, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • African Americans • Education •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 21, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 999 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 21, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.
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