Alfred Odrick House Historical Marker

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Title

Alfred Odrick House Historical Marker

Date

2010

Description

The Fairfax County Park Authority erected a wayside historic marker at the site of Alfred Odrick’s house on the paved pathway beside Lewinsville Road. The remains of the cellar foundation made of stone is visible directly behind the sign.

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Location

Marker is located on path along Lewinsville Road near Hardison Place

District

Dranesville

Additional Notes

With the exception of Gum Springs in southern Fairfax County, no post-Civil War African American archeological sites had been found in Fairfax County until the discovery of the Odrick site.

Collection

Citation

“Alfred Odrick House Historical Marker,” Fairfax County African American History Inventory, accessed April 19, 2024, https://fairfaxaahi.centerformasonslegacies.com/items/show/68.