Newport News, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1984 by Corporation of Newport News, Virginia.
Location. 36° 59.423′ N, 76° 24.318′ W. Marker is in Newport News, Virginia. Marker is on Oak Avenue just east of 28th Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2803 Oak Ave., Newport News VA 23607, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named The Newsome House (a few steps from this marker); Annie Belle Daniels (approx. 0.2 miles away); Confederate Dead (approx. 0.3 miles away); Newport News POW Camp (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Clark Oak (approx. 0.4 miles away); Phillis Wheatley Pearl Mae Bailey (approx. 0.6 miles away); Monitor – Merrimack Battle (approx. ¾ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newport News.
Categories. • African Americans •
Credits. This page was last revised on October 2, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 2, 2016, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 148 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 2, 2016, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.