Charlottesville, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1928 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number W-200.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks, the Signers of the Declaration of Independence, and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization marker series.
Location. 38° 1.884′ N, 78° 28.656′ W. Marker is in Charlottesville, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of East Jefferson Street and Park Street, on the right when traveling east on East Jefferson Street. It is on the southeast corner of the old courthouse. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Charlottesville VA 22902, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Albemarle Confederate Monument (a few steps from this marker); Historic Courthouse Square (within shouting Site of Old Swan Tavern (within shouting distance of this marker); Watering Fountains (within shouting distance of this marker); Thomas Jonathan Jackson (within shouting distance of this marker); Jack Jouett’s Ride (within shouting distance of this marker); Paul Goodloe McIntire (within shouting distance of this marker); Gen. Alexander Archer Vandegrift (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Charlottesville.
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. Monticello is included as part of the Southern Albemarle Rural Historic District .
Also see . . .
1. Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello. “Monticello is the autobiographical masterpiece of Thomas Jefferson, designed and redesigned and built and rebuilt for more than forty years.” (Submitted on June 16, 2008, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.)
2. UNESCO World Heritage Site, Monticello and the University of Virginia in Charlottesville. (Submitted on November 14, 2012, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
3. Jefferson's Monticello: The People of Mulberry Row. (Submitted on May 5, 2013, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
Additional keywords. UNESCO World Heritage Site; Hemings Family
Categories. • Colonial Era • Notable Buildings • War, US Revolutionary •
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 16, 2008, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 2,177 times since then and 48 times this year. Last updated on May 5, 2013, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 16, 2008, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. 4. submitted on July 5, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. 5, 6. submitted on December 12, 2009, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. 7, 8. submitted on July 4, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.