Anniston in Calhoun County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 2007 by Alabama Historical Association and Sponsored by Theta Tau Chapter of Omega PSI Phi Fraternity Inc. of Anniston.
Location. 33° 38.076′ N, 85° 54.623′ W. Marker is in Anniston, Alabama, in Calhoun County. Marker is on Albert P. Brewer Highway (State Highway 202) west of Old Birmingham Highway, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is located above mile marker 4 on Highway 202. Marker is in this post office area: Anniston AL 36201, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Grace Episcopal Church (approx. 5.1 miles away); Anniston World War (approx. 5.1 miles away); Parker Memorial Baptist Church (approx. 5.1 miles away); Temple Beth El (approx. 5.2 miles away); Saint Michael and All Angels (approx. 5.3 miles away); Temple Beth El Section Hillside Cemetery (approx. 5.6 miles away); Governor Thomas E. Kilby (approx. 5.7 miles away); 27th. Division Veterans Memorial (approx. 6.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Anniston.
Also see . . .
1. CORE Freedom Rides.
2. The Freedom Riders, Then and Now from the Smithsonian Magazine.
Categories. • African Americans • Civil Rights • Roads & Vehicles •
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