Newport News, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Location. 36° 58.983′ N, 76° 25.28′ W. Marker is in Newport News, Virginia. Marker is on 27th Street (VA 143). Touch for map. The marker is on the grounds of the James A. Fields House. Marker is in this post office area: Newport News VA 23607, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. James A. Fields House (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named James A. Fields House (here, next to this marker); Jessie Menifield Rattley (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Newport News Pays Tribute (about 600 feet away); Memorial Design & Concept (about 700 feet away); Ella Fitzgerald (about 700 feet away); King Comes to Newport News (about 700 feet away); Pearl Mae Bailey (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newport News.
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