Raleigh in Wake County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
April 24-27, 1865, Grant
conferred with Sherman
and approved new terms
for surrender of Johnstonís Confederate Army.
Erected 1940 by State Historical Commission. (Marker Number H 31.)
Location. 35° 46.326′ N, 78° 38.342′ W. Marker is in Raleigh, North Carolina, in Wake County. Marker is on E South Street west of S Wilmington Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Raleigh NC 27601, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Governorís Palace (here, next to this marker); Governorís Palace of North Carolina (within shouting distance of this marker); Shaw University (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Estey Hall (about 600 feet away); Leonard Medical School (about 700 feet away); Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (approx. 0.2 miles away); Tupper Memorial Baptist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); James H. Young (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Raleigh.
Also see . . . Account of Johnston's Surrender in North Carolina April 1865. (Submitted on February 8, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 8, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 299 times since then and 43 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 8, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.