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Kingstree in Williamsburg County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

 
 
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Anna Inbody, March 18, 2012
1. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Marker
Inscription. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Nobel Peace Prize Winner
Drum-Major for Justice
Assassinated April 4, 1968
1929 ~ 1968

"Unless we learn to live together as brothers, surely we will die apart as fools.”
 
Erected 1993 by The Williamsburg County Committee of 101.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Martin Luther King, Jr. marker series.
 
Location. 33° 39.791′ N, 79° 49.888′ W. Marker is in Kingstree, South Carolina, in Williamsburg County. Marker is on West Main Street, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Kingstree SC 29556, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Thurgood Marshall, J.D. (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Muster Ground and Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Williamsburg County Confederate Monument (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Willamsburg County Veterans Monument (about 300 feet away); Williamsburgh (about 300 feet away); St. Albanís Episcopal Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Williamsburg Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); Stephen A. Swails House (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Kingstree.
 
Categories. African AmericansCivil Rights
 
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Anna Inbody, March 18, 2012
2. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Marker
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Photo, Click for full size
By Anna Inbody, March 18, 2012
3. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Photo on the marker
 

 
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