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The Eternal Flame

 
 
The Eternal Flame Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, April 7, 2014
1. The Eternal Flame Marker
Inscription.
The Eternal Flame symbolizes
the continuing effort to realize
Dr. King's ideals for the
"Beloved Community"
which requires lasting personal
commitment that cannot weaken
when faced with obstacles.

 
Erected by Refurbished by Atlanta Gas Light.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Martin Luther King, Jr. marker series.
 
Location. 33° 45.314′ N, 84° 22.405′ W. Marker is in Atlanta, Georgia, in Fulton County. Marker is on Auburn Avenue NE. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Atlanta GA 30312, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ebenezer Baptist Church (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Ebenezer Baptist Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Historic Fire Station No. 6 (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line but has been reported missing); Fire Station No. 6 (about 400 feet away); Shotgun Houses (about 600 feet away); The Home (about 600 feet away); The Birthplace (about 600 feet away); Birth Home of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Atlanta.
 
Categories. African AmericansCivil Rights
 
The Eternal Flame image. Click for full size.
By Bill Pfingsten, April 7, 2014
2. The Eternal Flame
Graves of Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. & Coretta Scott King image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, April 7, 2014
3. Graves of Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. & Coretta Scott King
Graves of Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. & Coretta Scott King image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, April 7, 2014
4. Graves of Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. & Coretta Scott King
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 301 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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