Lexington, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Washington and Lee University
Under the provisions of the
Historic Sites Act of August 21, 1935
this site possesses exceptional value
in commemorating or illustrating
the history of the United States.
U. S. Department of the Interior
National Park Service
Erected 1972 by National Park Service.
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
Location. 37° 47.284′ N, 79° 26.542′ W. Marker is in Lexington, Virginia. Marker can be reached from Letcher Avenue, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located on Washington Hall on the campus of Washington and Lee University. Marker is in this post office area: Lexington VA 24450, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John Robinson (within shouting distance of this marker); Cyrus Hall McCormick (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); William Graham (about 300 feet away); General Lee’s Beloved Traveller (about 300 feet away); Traveller’s Grave Morris House (about 300 feet away); a different marker also named Washington and Lee University (about 400 feet away); Lee-Jackson House (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lexington.
Categories. • Education •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 21, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 452 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 21, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.