Hampton, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
John Baptist Pierce
Erected 1983 by Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission. (Marker Number S-28.)
Location. 37° 1.433′ N, 76° 19.871′ W. Marker is in Hampton, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of Settlers Landing Road (U.S. 60) and East Tyler Street, on the right when traveling east on Settlers Landing Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hampton VA 23669, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Emancipation Oak (within shouting distance of this marker); Hampton Institute (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Emancipation Oak (about Second Church at Kecoughtan (approx. 0.2 miles away); Phoebus (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Hampton Indian Program (approx. 0.4 miles away); Camp Hamilton (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Phoebus (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hampton.
Categories. • African Americans • Agriculture • Education •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 1, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 527 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 1, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.