Near Summerton in Clarendon County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
"Together Let Us Sweetly Live"
Briggs VS. Board of Education 1954 Harry Briggs, Anne Gibson, Mose Oliver, Bennie Parson, Edward Ragin, William Ragin, Lucretia Richardson, Lee Richardson, James H. Bennett, Mary Oliver, Willie M. Stukes, G. H. Henry, Robert Georgia, Rebecca Richburg, Gabriel Tindal, Susan Lawson, Frederick Oliver, Oretha Bennett, Hazel Ragin, and Henry Scott.
Presented by Clarendon County Council
Erected by Clarendon County Council.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Civil Rights • Education. A significant historical year for this entry is 1954.
Location. 33° 36.565′ N, 80° 21.517′ W. Marker is near Summerton, South Carolina, in Clarendon County. Marker is on Larry King Jr. Drive near Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Summerton SC 29148, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Elusive Francis Marion, 1780-1781 (approx. 0.4 miles away); Patriot Departs to Ride with Marion (approx. 0.4 miles away); Senn's Mill (approx. 0.4 miles away); Wagon Travel (approx. half a mile away); Anne Custis Burgess (approx. half a mile away); Summerton Presbyterian Church (approx. half a mile away); Siege of Fort Watson (approx. half a mile away); The Patriot and the Redcoat (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Summerton.
Also see . . . Briggs vs Elliott. Wikipedia article. (Submitted on March 6, 2012, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on February 6, 2012, by Anna Inbody of Columbia, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 807 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 6, 2012, by Anna Inbody of Columbia, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.