Montgomery in Montgomery County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 1996 by Montgomery Area Chamber of Commerce / Historical Preservation and Promotion Foundation / Alabama Historical Association.
Location. 32° 22.702′ N, 86° 18.461′ W. Marker is in Montgomery, Alabama, in Montgomery County. Marker is at the intersection of North Perry Street and Monroe Street, on the right when traveling south on North Perry Street. Touch for map. Located on the southwest corner of the intersection. Marker is in this post office area: Montgomery AL 36104, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Montgomery Theater (here, next to this marker); Montgomery City Hall / Funeral for Hank Williams Lower Dexter Park (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bernard Whitehurst and the Whitehurst Case / Montgomery: Learning From the Past (about 500 feet away); Elijah Cook / City of Montgomery v. Rosa Parks (about 500 feet away); Chris’ Hot Dogs (about 500 feet away); Montgomery's Slave Depots/Montgomery's Slave Traders (about 500 feet away); The Lightning Route / Central Bank Building (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Montgomery.
Also see . . . The Assassin's Debut. Adam Goodhart's New York Times 12/1/2010 article on John Wilkes Booth's stage run in Montgomery, and how Booth's stay there may have affected his thinking on slavery and secession. (Submitted on December 1, 2010.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 5, 2010, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. This page has been viewed 1,592 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 5, 2010, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.