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Catalog Number 2011.22.563
Title Grounds of the Hampton Normal & Agricultural Institute
Credit line Courtesy of Ann Chambers Mennell, in memory of Girard Chambers, Jr.
Collection Girard Chambers, Jr. Collection
Object Type Map
Date undated
Description/Scope & Content Plat, labeled "Grounds of the Hampton Normal and Agricultural Institute." Located in the Phoebus district and includes present-day W. Tyler Street, Cemetery Road, Marshall Avenue, Shore Drive, Armstrong Avenue, Frissell Avenue, and 24th Street. Plat includes multiple academic buildings, dormitories, a chapel, agricultural lands, administrative offices, "K.C. Hospital," the Holly Tree Inn, Hampton National Cemetery, and the "School Cemetery." Also includes Hampton River and Jones Creek. Lower left corner reads, "1C." Created by Girard Chambers. Undated.
Creator Chambers, Girard, Sr.
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Topics African-American History
Hampton University/Institute/Normal School
Place Names Cemetery--Hampton National Cemetery
Cemetery--Hampton University
Site--Hampton University
Site--Huntington Industrial Works
Structure--Academic Hall
Structure--Armstrong-Slater Memorial Trade School
Structure--Cleveland Hall
Structure--Domestic Science Building
Structure--Girls' Cottage
Structure--Graves Cottage
Structure--Griggs Hall
Structure--Holly Tree Inn
Structure--Huntington Library
Structure--Kings Chapel Hospital
Structure--Little Scotland Mansion House
Structure--Marquand Cottage
Structure--Marquand Memorial Chapel & Clock Tower
Structure--Pierce Hall
Structure--Science Hall
Structure--Stone Manor
Structure--Treasurer's Residence
Structure--Virginia Hall
Structure--Winona Hall
Waterway--Hampton River
Waterway--Jones Creek
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