The Joshua Pruitt House

The Joshua Pruitt House (HM20QE)

Location: Tangier, VA 23440 Accomack County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 49.565', W 75° 59.521'

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The Joshua Pruitt House is one of the oldest on Tangier.

Joshua Pruitt (1866-1949) and his wife Amanda took in boarders, teachers, and held worship services in their front yard.

Pruitt traveled to Washington, DC, during the Great Depression, knocked on the front door of the White House and was granted an audience with President Franklin Delano Roosevelt.
HM NumberHM20QE
Placed ByTangier History Museum & Interpretive Cultural Center
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, August 14th, 2017 at 10:03am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 412697 N 4186982
Decimal Degrees37.82608333, -75.99201667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 49.565', W 75° 59.521'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 49' 33.9" N, 75° 59' 31.26" W
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Area Code(s)757
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 16214-16224 Main Ridge Rd, Tangier VA 23440, US
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