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Daisy E. Lampkin

 
 
Daisy E. Lampkin Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, February 2, 2012
1. Daisy E. Lampkin Marker
Inscription. Outstanding as an NAACP organizer, Mrs. Lampkin was its National Field Secretary, 1935-47. President, Lucy Stone Civic League, 1915-65. A charter member, National Council of Negro Women, and Vice President, The Pittsburgh Courier. She lived here until her death in 1965.
 
Erected 1993 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 26.997′ N, 79° 58.314′ W. Marker is in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in Allegheny County. Marker is at the intersection of Webster Avenue and Watt Lane, on the right when traveling west on Webster Avenue. Click for map. Located in Pittsburgh's Hill District. Marker is in this post office area: Pittsburgh PA 15219, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Greenlee Field (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Art Blakey (approx. 0.2 miles away); Frank E. Bolden (approx. 0.3 miles away); Robert Lee Vann (approx. 0.3 miles away); Joshua (Josh) Gibson (approx. 0.3 miles away); Crawford Grill (approx. 0.4 miles away); Westinghouse Railroad Air Brake (approx. half a mile away); Twenty Murdered and a City Rises Up (approx. half a mile away but has been reported missing). Click for a list of all markers in Pittsburgh.
 
Also see . . .
Daisy E. Lampkin Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, February 2, 2012
2. Daisy E. Lampkin Marker
Looking north and west on Webster Avenue

1. Daisy E. Lampkin - Behind The Marker. ExplorePAHistory.com (Submitted on February 2, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 

2. Daisy Lampkin was a dynamo for change. A Black History Month article by Steve Levin, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Staff Writer on February 02, 1998 (Submitted on February 2, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 

3. Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission. Historic Markers Program (Submitted on February 2, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 

4. Daisy Elizabeth Adams Lampkin (1883-1965). National Womens History Museum (Submitted on February 2, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 

5. Daisy E Lampkin at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on February 20, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. African Americans
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 566 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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