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Kenner in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Henry “Teddy” Stewart

Born: May 29, 1909 Died: November 20, 1984

 
 
Henry "Teddy" Stewart Marker image. Click for full size.
July 7, 2016
1. Henry "Teddy" Stewart Marker
Inscription.
First black City Councilman (1979),
first black Assistant to the
Mayor (1982), educator
religious leader, civil rights activist,
a great humanitarian.
 
Location. 29° 58.471′ N, 90° 14.865′ W. Marker is in Kenner, Louisiana, in Jefferson Parish. Marker is on Minor Street near 4th Street. Click for map. Mounted on a brick dividing wall at an outdoor patio space called the Lakewood Memorial Plaza. Marker is in this post office area: Kenner LA 70062, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Kenner White Sox (here, next to this marker); Kenner Community Band (here, next to this marker); Kenner Town Hall (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Cannes Brles (about 500 feet away); La Salle's Landing (about 700 feet away); La Salle's Landing - 1682 (about 700 feet away); First World Championship Heavyweight Prize Fight Monument (about 700 feet away); Kenner High School (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Kenner.
 
Categories. African AmericansCivil RightsPolitics
 
Lakewood Memorial Plaza including the Henry "Teddy" Stewart Marker image. Click for full size.
July 7, 2016
2. Lakewood Memorial Plaza including the Henry "Teddy" Stewart Marker
 
 
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