Falls Church, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected by City of Falls Church.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Virginia, City of Falls Church marker series.
Location. 38° 52.852′ N, 77° 10.526′ W. Marker is in Falls Church, Virginia. Marker is on South Maple Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 307 South Maple Avenue, Falls Church VA 22046, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Tinner Hill Monument (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Tinner Hill (about 600 feet away); Rolling Roads The Story of Big Chimneys (about 700 feet away); Big Chimneys (about 800 feet away); The Falls Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Galloway Methodist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named The Falls Church (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Falls Church.
Also see . . .
1. Edwin Henderson. A short biography of Dr. Henderson. He was known as the "Father of Black Basketball," with his organizing activities in the D.C. area. (Submitted on December 15, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. Dr Edwin Bancroft Henderson. From the Tinner Hill Foundtaion. (Submitted on December 15, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • African Americans • Civil Rights • Notable Persons •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 15, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,372 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 15, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.