Half a block south is the home of Major General William Mahone, famed for his gallant conduct at the Battle of the Crater, July 30, 1864. Two blocks south is the Wallace Home, where Abraham Lincoln conferred with General Grant, April 3, 1865, preceding Grant's march to Appomattox.
Geographic Location: Petersburg
Physical Description of Location: Southwest corner of intersection between W. Washington Street and S. Market Street, Petersburg, VA 23803. Marker is on right when traveling east on W. Washington Street, prior to crossing S. Marker Street.
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