Tuskegee in Macon County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Tuskegee High School
The Tuskegee Civil Rights and Historic Trail
Erected 2019 by City Of Tuskegee, Tuskegee University, Jewish American Society for Historic Preservation. (Marker Number
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Civil Rights • Education • Notable Events. In addition, it is included in the Historically Black Colleges and Universities, the Jewish American Society for Historic Preservation Markers, and the Tuskegee Civil Rights and Historic Trail, Alabama series lists. A significant historical month for this entry is March 1967.
Location. 32° 25.262′ N, 85° 41.292′ W. Marker is in Tuskegee, Alabama, in Macon County. Marker is at the intersection of South Main Street (U.S. 29) and East Price Street, on the right when traveling north on South Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 101 East Price Street, Tuskegee AL 36083, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Samuel "Sammy" Leamon Younge, Jr. (approx. Ό mile away); "Trade With Your Friends" (approx. Ό mile away); Macon County Confederate Monument (approx. Ό mile away); 119 Westside Street (approx. Ό mile away); Brief History of Tuskegee, Alabama (approx. 0.3 miles away); Macon County Legal Milestone (approx. 0.3 miles away); William P. Mitchell (approx. 0.4 miles away); Rosa Parks (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tuskegee.
Also see . . . An article from the Encyclopedia of Alabama on Lee v. Macon County Board of Education.(Submitted on September 20, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Credits. This page was last revised on October 3, 2019. It was originally submitted on September 20, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 393 times since then and 127 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 20, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.