Hampton, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
The Hampton Indian Program
Erected 2008 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number WY-99.)
Location. 37° 1.332′ N, 76° 20.246′ W. Marker is in Hampton, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of East Tyler Street and East Queen Street, on the right when traveling south on East Tyler Street. Touch for map. The marker is located on the grounds of Hampton University adjacent to Parking Lot 21. Marker is in this post office area: Hampton VA 23668, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Camp Hamilton (about 600 feet away, Second Church at Kecoughtan (approx. 0.2 miles away); William Claiborne (approx. 0.3 miles away); British Approach to Hampton / The War of 1812 (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Hampton Carousel (approx. 0.4 miles away); Bunch of Grapes Tavern (approx. 0.4 miles away); John Baptist Pierce (approx. 0.4 miles away); Eighteenth-Century Hampton (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hampton.
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study The Carlisle Indian Industrial School marker shown.
Also see . . . Training the hand, the head, and the heart: Indian Education at Hampton Institute. by Minnesota Historical Society: Minnesota History Magazine (Submitted on May 17, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
Categories. • Education • Native Americans •
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