Newport News, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Pearl Mae Bailey
Singer - Actress - Scholar
In 1985 this branch library was named to honor this outstanding native, Newport Newsian and American.
W. T. M.
Erected 1989 by Newport News Historical Committee.
Location. 36° 59.102′ N, 76° 24.785′ W. Marker is in Newport News, Virginia. Marker is on Wickham Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2510 Wickham Avenue, Newport News VA 23607, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Phillis Wheatley (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ella Fitzgerald (approx. 0.4 miles away); Annie Belle Daniels (approx. 0.4 Gregory Cherry (approx. half a mile away); James A. Fields House (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named James A. Fields House (approx. half a mile away); Newport News Pays Tribute (approx. half a mile away); Memorial Design & Concept (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newport News.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 29, 2016, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 227 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 29, 2016, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.