Columbus in Muscogee County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
St. James AME Church
Erected 1985 by The Historic Chattahoochee Commission, St. James AME Church, Mrs. Carlton B. Franklin & Fred D. Franklin, Jr., Families.
Location. 32° 27.922′ N, 84° 59.08′ W. Marker is in Columbus, Georgia, in Muscogee County. Marker is on Sixth Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Between 10th & 11th Streets. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1002 Sixth Avenue, Columbus GA 31901, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. “Columbus Stockade Blues” (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ninth Street Branch YMCA (approx. 0.2 miles away); First African Baptist Church (approx. 0.2 Temple Israel (approx. 0.2 miles away); Friendship Baptist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Philip Trammell Shutze (approx. 0.2 miles away); Sixth Avenue Passenger Station (approx. 0.3 miles away); Church of the Holy Family (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Columbus.
Regarding St. James AME Church. A history of the church is here: http://www.stjamesamecolumbus.org/aboutus.htm
Categories. • African Americans • Churches, Etc. •
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