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Florence in Lauderdale County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Henry S. "Hank" Klibanoff

City of Florence Walk of Honor

 
 
Henry S. "Hank" Klibanoff Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, December 1, 2010
1. Henry S. "Hank" Klibanoff Marker
Inscription.  
A keen observer and researcher of the Civil Rights Movement in the South, Hank Klibanoff won the Pulitzer Prize in 2007 for The Race Beat: The Press, the Civil Rights Struggle, and the Awakening of a Nation.
 
Erected 2009 by City of Florence.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, MusicCivil Rights.
 
Location. 34° 48.41′ N, 87° 37.876′ W. Marker is in Florence, Alabama, in Lauderdale County. Marker can be reached from Hightower Place south of Veterans Drive (Alabama Route 133), on the left when traveling south. Located in River Heritage Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Florence AL 35630, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. General Arthur E. Brown, Jr. (here, next to this marker); Rear Admiral Fran McKee (here, next to this marker); Natalie Chanin (here, next to this marker); Michael "Nick" Nichols (here, next to this marker); General John Coffee (a few steps from this marker); James Jackson
Walk of Honor River Heritage Park image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes
2. Walk of Honor River Heritage Park
(a few steps from this marker); Kelton D. (Kelso) Herston (a few steps from this marker); Lynn Middleton Sibley (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Florence.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 25, 2018. It was originally submitted on December 2, 2010, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA. This page has been viewed 835 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on December 2, 2010, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA.   2. submitted on March 22, 2010, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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