Raleigh in Wake County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
elder Wm. Peace 1857 as
school for women; opened
1872. Main building used
as Confederate hospital
& by Freedmen’s Bureau.
Erected 1996 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number H 9.)
Location. 35° 47.287′ N, 78° 38.293′ W. Marker is in Raleigh, North Carolina, in Wake County. Marker is at the intersection of E Peace Street and Halifax Street, on the right when traveling west on E Peace Street. 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. Leonidas L. Polk (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Josiah W. Bailey (about 800 feet away); Jane McKimmon (approx. 0.2 miles away); Seaboard Air Line Railroad WWII Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Alexander B. Andrews (approx. ¼ mile away); Raleigh and Gaston Railroad (approx. ¼ mile away); Henry Clay Oak (approx. ¼ mile away); William Polk (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Raleigh.
Also see . . . William Peace University - Wikipedia. (Submitted on February 12, 2013, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Education • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 12, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 257 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on February 12, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.