Meridian in Lauderdale County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Meridian Civil Rights Trail
Erected 2014 by the Meridian/Lauderdale County Tourism Bureau. (Marker Number 7.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi, Meridian Civil Rights Trail marker series.
Location. 32° 21.842′ N, 88° 41.886′ W. Marker is in Meridian, Mississippi, in Lauderdale County. Marker is at the intersection of 4th Street and Constitution Avenue, on the left when traveling west on 4th Street. Located at the Meridian/Lauderdale County Tourism Bureau. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 212 Constitution Avenue, Meridian MS 39301, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Moe Bandy (within shouting distance of this marker); Voter Registration (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Elsie McWilliams (about Meridian's "C" Battery (about 500 feet away); Country Music Comes of Age (about 500 feet away); The Grand Opera House (about 600 feet away); Marks-Rothenberg Co. (about 600 feet away); The Jewish Contribution (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Meridian.
Also see . . . 'Visit Meridian' page on the Freedom Riders. (Submitted on December 5, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • African Americans • Civil Rights • Roads & Vehicles •
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Credits. This page was last revised on December 5, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 5, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 115 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 5, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.