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Virginia Department of Historic Resources

Eleven New State Historical Highway Markers Approved in March

Highway marker sign outlineAmong the eleven markers recently approved for placement along Virginia roads will be signs that highlight a diplomat who helped 1,200 Jews escape the Holocaust, a top-secret Army post that intercepted radio transmissions during World War II, the church where George Washington served on the vestry, and a 19th-century educator and reformer, Margaret Mercer. Read this press release (PDF) about the markers and the text for each one.

Updated July 5, 2018