James M. Wilkerson House

Historical Significance

This exuberant Queen Anne/Georgian Revival style house was built circa 1900 for James Wilkerson, a prominent black businessman. His funeral home business, begun in 1874, continues successfully today.

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Geographical and Contact Information

102 South Avenue
Petersburg, Virginia
23803-4220
Phone: 804-732-8911

Cite this Page:

Virginia Foundation for the Humanities, “James M. Wilkerson House,” African American Historic Sites Database, accessed March 28, 2017, http://aahistoricsitesva.org/items/show/222.

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