Fayette Area Historical Initiative (FAHI)

Historical Significance

FAHI is a local grassroots organization formed for the purpose of creating a living institution that celebrates the history of the Fayette Street corridor of Martinsville, Virginia, a thriving late-19th and 20th century African American community, and its surrounding communities

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Geographical and Contact Information

504 Fayette Street
Martinsville, Virginia
24112
Phone: 276-732-3498

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Fayette Street

Fayette Street

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Fayette Street Historic Marker

Fayette Street Historic Marker

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Historic postcard showing Baldwin Block

Historic postcard showing Baldwin Block

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Grace Presbyterian Church

Grace Presbyterian Church

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Cite this Page:

Virginia Foundation for the Humanities, “Fayette Area Historical Initiative (FAHI),” African American Historic Sites Database, accessed June 27, 2017, http://aahistoricsitesva.org/items/show/134.

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