Mobile in Mobile County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Vernon Z. Crawford Law Firm
Erected 2017 by Dora Franklin Finley African-American Heritage Trail. (Marker Number 39.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Civil Rights • Education • Government & Politics.
Location. 30° 42.073′ N, 88° 4.144′ W. Marker is in Mobile, Alabama, in Mobile County. Marker is at the intersection of Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue and Patton Avenue, on the right when traveling east on Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1407 Martin Luther King Jr Avenue, Mobile AL 36603, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Christopher First Johnson House (approx. 0.2 Dunbar/Central High School (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dave Patton (approx. 0.4 miles away); Dr. James A. Franklin (approx. 0.4 miles away); Catholic Cemetery (approx. 0.6 miles away); Michael Donald (approx. 0.8 miles away); Caldwell Field (approx. 0.9 miles away); Oaklawn Cemetery (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mobile.
Regarding Vernon Z. Crawford Law Firm. Vernon Zioncheck Crawford helped other African American Attorneys to become great lawyers and leaders in the community like A.J. Cooper, who served as the first African American mayor of Prichard; Michael Figures, who served in the Alabama State Senate and Cain Kennedy, a Mobile County circuit judge.
Also see . . . The Mobile Wiki on Vernon Crawford. (Submitted on December 11, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 2, 2019. It was originally submitted on December 11, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 624 times since then and 120 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 11, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.