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James E. Shepard

 
 
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By Don Morfe, September 16, 2013
1. James E. Shepard Marker
Inscription. Negro educational and religious leader. Founder of a college (1910), now N.C. Central University, its president to 1947. Grave 1½ miles S.E.
 
Erected 1978 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number G 57.)
 
Location. 35° 58.2′ N, 78° 55.957′ W. Marker is in Durham, North Carolina, in Durham County. Marker is at the intersection of University Drive and Hope Valley Road (North Carolina Highway 751), on the right when traveling east on University Drive. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3002 Hope Valley Rd, Durham NC 27707, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. John Merrick (approx. 1.4 miles away); John Sprunt Hill (approx. 1.9 miles away); Bull City Blues (approx. 2.1 miles away); North Carolina Central University (approx. 2.2 miles away); Durham's Station (approx. 2.2 miles away); North Carolina (approx. 2.2 miles away); Black Wall Street (approx. 2.5 miles away); Royal Ice Cream Sit-In (approx. 3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Durham.
 
Categories. African AmericansCemeteries & Burial SitesEducation
 
James E. Shepard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 16, 2013
2. James E. Shepard Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 4, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 329 times since then and 47 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 4, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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