Bluefield in Mercer County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Blueﬁeld State Teacherís College
Location. 37° 16.041′ N, 81° 14.199′ W. Marker is in Bluefield, West Virginia, in Mercer County. Marker is on Holbrook Sreet west of Rock Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. It is in front of Conley Hall on the campus of Bluefield State College. Marker is in this post office area: Bluefield WV 24701, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bluefield State College (a few steps from this marker); Elizabeth Kee (approx. 0.8 miles away); Bluefield (approx. 0.8 miles away); Bluefield College (approx. 1.7 miles away in Virginia); Andrew Davidson (approx. 1.8 miles away); Engagement at Falls Mills (approx. 4.1 miles away in Virginia); West Virginia / Mercer County (approx. 4.3 miles away); The Birth of Pinnacle Rock State Park (approx. 4.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bluefield.
Also see . . . Wikipedia Entry. “Bluefield Colored Institute began modestly with 40 pupils under the supervision of Hamilton Hatter, Bluefield (Submitted on November 11, 2015.)
Categories. • African Americans • Education •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 11, 2015, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 136 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 11, 2015, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.
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