Charlottesville, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
James Monroe’s First Farm
Site of the University of Virginia
Erected 2000 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number G-23.)
Location. 38° 2.167′ N, 78° 30.294′ W. Marker is in Charlottesville, Virginia. Marker is on McCormick Road south of University Avenue (Business U.S. 250), on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at the University of Virginia Chapel, near the Rotunda.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Henry Martin (within shouting distance of this marker); Edgar Allan Poe (within shouting distance of this marker); University of Virginia (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Thomas Jefferson Monument (about 400 feet away); William Holding Echols (about 700 feet away); Kappa Sigma Fraternity (about 800 feet away); Technical Sergeant Frank D. Peregory (approx. ¼ mile away); The University “Corner” (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Charlottesville.
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