West Palm Beach in Palm Beach County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Hurricane of 1928 Mass Burial Site
Sponsored by the city of West Palm Beach
and the Florida Department of State
Erected 2001 by City of West Palm Beach and the Florida Department of State. (Marker Number F-450.)
Location. 26° 44.18′ N, 80° 3.697′ W. Marker is in West Palm Beach, Florida, in Palm Beach County. Marker is at the intersection of North Tamarind Avenue and 25th Street, on the left when traveling north on North Tamarind Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: West Palm Beach FL 33407, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Evergreen Cemetery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old Northwood Historic District (approx. 0.7 miles away); Duck's Nest (approx. 1.2 miles away); Bethesda-By-The-Sea (approx. 1.3 miles away); Former State of Florida Board of Health Laboratory c.1921 (approx. 1.3 miles away); West Palm Beach Fishing Club (approx. 1.4 miles away); 1916 Palm Beach County Courthouse (approx. 1.6 miles away); Old St. Ann's Church (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West Palm Beach.
Also see . . .
1. Memorial Web Page for the 1928 Okeechobee Hurricane. National Weather Service (Submitted on March 7, 2018.)
2. 1928 Okeechobee Hurricane. Wikipedia (Submitted on March 7, 2018.)
Additional keywords. Segregation
Categories. • African Americans • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Disasters •
Credits. This page was last revised on March 7, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 7, 2018, by Daniel Eisenberg of Boca Raton, Florida. This page has been viewed 84 times since then. Photo 1. submitted on March 7, 2018, by Daniel Eisenberg of Boca Raton, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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