Booker T. Washington National Monument

Also known as: Burroughs Plantation
15 mi. E of Rocky Mount on VA 122, Rocky Mount, Virginia

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 15, 1966
Reference number
66000834
Areas of significance
Industry; Ethnic Heritage - Black; Education; Politics/Government
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
B - Person
Property type
District
Historic functions
Processing; Single dwelling; Agricultural outbuildings; Multiple dwelling; Agricultural fields; Horticulture facility; Animal facility
Current functions
Museum; Cemetery; Horticulture facility; Agricultural fields; Animal facility; Outdoor recreation; Agricultural outbuildings
Period of significance
1850-1874
Significant years
1856; 1865
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 1
Contributing structures: 2
Contributing sites: 4
Non-contributing buildings: 9
Non-contributing structures: 8
Non-contributing sites: 8

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