Bruin's Slave Jail

1707 Duke St., Alexandria, Virginia

Photo 

File:BruinsSlaveJail.jpg

Photo taken by Ser Amantio di Nicolao

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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Map 

Street View 

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on August 14, 2000
Reference number
00000890
Architectural style
Federal
Areas of significance
Commerce; Politics/Government; Ethnic Heritage - Black; Architecture
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic functions
Warehouse; Single dwelling; Courthouse
Current function
Business
Periods of significance
1800-1824; 1825-1849; 1850-1874
Significant years
1819; 1844; 1862

Tags 

19th Century (37,886)
African-American heritage (1,531)
Alexandria, Virginia (62)
Brick (42,462)
Built 1819 (88)
Built during 1810s (1,409)
Federal (4,600)
Have Street View (47,023)
House (27,684)
Private owner (54,398)
Virginia (3,636)

Update Log 

  • January 4, 2016: Updated by Michael Miller: Corrected "GPS Coordinates", Added "Street View" and Imported Photo

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