Vicksburg in Warren County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Bethel A.M.E. Church
Erected 1975 by the Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Churches & Religion. In addition, it is included in the African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church, the Historically Black Colleges and Universities, and the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1890.
Location. 32° 21.282′ N, 90° 52.725′ W. Marker is in Vicksburg, Mississippi, in Warren County. Marker is at the intersection of 1st Street East and Monroe Street, on the right when traveling east on 1st Street East. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 805 Monroe Street, Vicksburg MS 39183, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Strong in Faith (here, next to this marker); Governor "Turkey Runner" (here, next to this marker); Prince Hall Masonry Founded in Mississippi (a few steps from this marker); Vicksburg's First Bank (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Planters' Hall (about 400 feet away); Happy Home (about 400 feet away); Main and Cherry (about 500 feet away); Anchuca (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vicksburg.
Credits. This page was last revised on May 27, 2017. It was originally submitted on May 27, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 189 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 27, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.