Providence in Providence County, Rhode Island — The American Northeast (New England)
Bethel A.M.E. Church
Erected by Rhode Island Black Heritage Society.
Location. 41° 49.743′ N, 71° 24.123′ W. Marker is in Providence, Rhode Island, in Providence County. Marker can be reached from Meeting Street just west of Thayer Street, on the left. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 185 Meeting Street, Providence RI 02906, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pembroke College Tribute (within shouting distance of this marker); The Brown Bear (approx. 0.2 miles away); University Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Congdon Street Baptist Church (approx. ¼ mile away); Sissieretta Jones (approx. 0.3 miles away); Horace Mann (approx. 0.3 miles away); College Hill Historic District (approx. 0.3 miles away); Court and State House (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Providence.
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Also see . . . Daria Solomon: The Rhode Island Afro-American Heritage Trail. This particular marker aroused the curiosity of Daria Solomon, who then learns about the Rhode Island Afro-American Heritage Trail, then takes and writes about and illustrates about various stops along the trail. (Submitted on May 3, 2010.)
Categories. • African Americans • Churches, Etc. •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Krystal Appiah of Providence, Rhode Island. This page has been viewed 979 times since then. Photos: 1. submitted on , by Krystal Appiah of Providence, Rhode Island. 2, 3. submitted on , by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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