Durham in Durham County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
1859 - 1919
Erected 2010 by North Carolina Office of Archives and History. (Marker Number G 109.)
Location. 35° 57.541′ N, 78° 54.639′ W. Marker is in Durham, North Carolina, in Durham County. Marker is on Fayetteville Street. Touch for map. Marker is in front of Beechwood Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3600 Fayetteville Street, Durham NC 27707, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. James E. Shepard (approx. 1.4 miles away); North Carolina Central University (approx. 1½ miles away); Bull City Blues (approx. 1.7 miles away); John Sprunt Hill (approx. 2.1 miles away); Durham's Station (approx. 2.4 miles away); North Carolina (approx. 2.4 miles away); Black Wall Street (approx. 2.6 miles away); Royal Ice Cream Sit-In (approx. 3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Durham.
Also see . . . John Merrick. Part of the NC History Project by the John Locke Foundation. (Submitted on January 9, 2011, by Patrick G. Jordan of Burlington, North Carolina.)
Categories. • African Americans • Industry & Commerce •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 9, 2011, by Patrick G. Jordan of Burlington, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 690 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 9, 2011, by Patrick G. Jordan of Burlington, North Carolina. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.