Wadesboro in Anson County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Anson County Training School
A facility for education
of children of color.
J.R. Faison School
Location. 34° 58.551′ N, 80° 5.15′ W. Marker is in Wadesboro, North Carolina, in Anson County. Marker is at the intersection of Route 74 and South Main Street, on the right when traveling east on Route 74. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wadesboro NC 28170, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Boggan-Hammond House (approx. 0.8 miles away); Hugh Hammond Bennett (approx. 0.9 miles away); Thomas Samuel Ashe (approx. 1.3 miles away); Brown Creek Soil Conservation District (approx. 4.7 miles away); Leonidas L. Polk (approx. 7.5 miles away); Samuel Spencer (approx. 8.4 miles away); Ralf Freeman (approx. 8.5 miles away); Sneedsborough (approx. 10.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wadesboro.
Also see . . . Anson County Training School newspaper article (09/30/1920). (Submitted on May 31, 2016.)
Categories. • African Americans • Education •
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