Alexandria, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1999 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number E-89.)
Location. 38° 48.083′ N, 77° 2.852′ W. Marker is in Alexandria, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of Washington Street (Virginia Route 400) and Wolfe Street, on the right when traveling north on Washington Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Alexandria VA 22314, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Beulah Baptist Church (within shouting distance of this marker); The Lyceum (approx. 0.2 Alfred Street Baptist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Saint Paul's Episcopal Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); "For God and Country" (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Alexandria.
More about this marker. The Academy is listed as being at 604 Wolfe Street but the Marker is on Washington Street.
Also see . . . History of the Alexandria Academy. (Submitted on January 14, 2007.)
Categories. • African Americans • Education • Notable Buildings •
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