Pauline Weeden Maloney

Pauline Weeden Maloney (HM1OSO)

Location: Madison Heights, VA 24572 Amherst County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 24.844', W 79° 6.235'

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Here lived Pauline Maloney, known as Lynchburg's
"first lady of education." A graduate of Howard University,
she worked in Lynchburg
public schools from 1937 to 1970, most notably
as a guidance counselor and administrator at
the all-black Dunbar High School.
During the
1970s she was elected the first black president
of both the Virginia School Boards Association
and the National School Boards Association
Southern Region. In 1977 Maloney became the
first woman rector of Norfolk State University.
She served as national president of The Links, Inc.,
civic organization of African American women,
and she founded the Lynchburg chapter in 1950.
Marker NumberQ-6 31
Year Placed2014
Placed ByDepartment of Historic Resources
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 23rd, 2015 at 9:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 667794 N 4142494
Decimal Degrees37.41406667, -79.10391667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 24.844', W 79° 6.235'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 24' 50.64" N, 79° 6' 14.1" W
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Area Code(s)434
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near VA-210, Madison Heights VA 24572, US
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