Greensboro in Guilford County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 1980 by North Carolina Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number J-79.)
Location. 36° 4.4′ N, 79° 47.416′ W. Marker is in Greensboro, North Carolina, in Guilford County. Marker is at the intersection of North Elm Street and West Friendly Avenue, on the right when traveling south on North Elm Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 101 West Friendly Avenue, Greensboro NC 27401, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Greensboro Law School (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Mount Hecla Mill (about 300 feet away); Birthplace of the Civil Rights Movement (about 500 feet away); O. Henry (about 500 feet away); Lunsford Richardson (about 600 feet away); Henry Frye (about 600 feet away); The Underground Railroad (about 700 feet away); Albion Tourgee (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Greensboro.
Related markers. Click here list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
Also see . . .
1. Greensboro Sit-Ins: Launch of a Civil Rights Movement. (Submitted on May 19, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
2. The International Civil Rights Center & Museum. (Submitted on May 19, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
3. NC Markers page. (Submitted on April 2, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.)
Categories. • 20th Century • African Americans • Civil Rights •
More. Search the internet for Sit-Ins.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 19, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 717 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 19, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. 3. submitted on April 2, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. 4. submitted on May 19, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.