Kenner in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
Henry “Teddy” Stewart
Born: May 29, 1909 Died: November 20, 1984
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. Touch 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 Brûlées (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). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kenner.
Categories. • African Americans • Civil Rights • Politics •
Credits. This page was last revised on February 2, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 4, 2016. This page has been viewed 175 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 4, 2016. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.