Durham in Durham County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
North Carolina Central University
Erected 1970 by Archives and Highway Departments. (Marker Number G 53.)
Location. 35° 58.509′ N, 78° 53.617′ W. Marker is in Durham, North Carolina, in Durham County. Marker is at the intersection of South Alston Avenue and East Lawson Street, on the left when traveling north on South Alston Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1307 South Alston Avenue, 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. Bull City Blues (approx. 0.6 miles away); John Sprunt Hill (approx. 1.3 miles away); Durham's Station (approx. 1.4 miles away); North Carolina (approx. 1.4 miles away); John Merrick (approx. 1½ miles away); Black Wall Street (approx. 1½ miles away); Royal Ice Cream Sit-In (approx. 1.8 miles away); James E. Shepard (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Durham.
Also see . . . North Carolina Central University History - NCCU website. (Submitted on January 13, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Categories. • African Americans • Education •
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 428 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 9, 2011, by Patrick G. Jordan of Burlington, North Carolina. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.