Bartow in Polk County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Historic L. B. Brown House
A Florida Historic Landmark
Erected 2006 by Neighborhood Improvement Corporation of Bartow and the Florida Department of State. (Marker Number F-590.)
Location. 27° 53.623′ N, 81° 50.061′ W. Marker is in Bartow, Florida, in Polk County. Marker is on Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 470 South 2nd Avenue, Bartow FL 33830, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Swearingen - Langford House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Co E 7th Florida Inf Regt South Florida Bulldogs (approx. 0.6 miles away); Old Polk County Courthouse (approx. 0.6 miles away); Site of Fort Blount (approx. 0.6 miles away); Mann Manor (approx. 0.7 miles away); Fort Carroll (approx. 2.2 miles away); Fort Fraser (approx. 4.3 miles away); Historic Kissengen Spring (approx. 5.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Bartow.
Also see . . . Historic L.B. Brown House and Museum in Bartow, Florida. To preserve the historic L.B. Brown House for use as a museum to help educate the public about the significant contributions made by African-Americans to Florida's history and to serve as the site for the L. B. Brown Heritage Conference and Festival, which seeks to provide a principal forum for outstanding scholars and fun-filled entertainment. (Submitted on March 31, 2012, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
Categories. • African Americans •
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