Jacksonville in Duval County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
1960 Civil Rights Demonstration
Erected 2002 by The Jacksonville Historical Society and The Florida Department of State. (Marker Number F-463.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Civil Rights. A significant historical year for this entry is 1960.
Location. 30° 19.744′ N, 81° 39.567′ W. Marker is in Jacksonville, Florida, in Duval County. Marker is on W Monroe Street near N Hogan Street, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Jacksonville FL 32202, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John Fitzgerald Kennedy (within shouting distance of this marker); Jacksonville's 1901 Fire (within shouting distance of this marker); Jacksonville Public Library (within shouting distance of this marker); John Milton Bryan Simpson (within shouting distance of this marker); King’s Road Meets Apalache Trail (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Greenleaf & Crosby Bldg. (about 300 feet away); Greenleaf / Jacobs Clock (about 400 feet away); Jacksonville Young Mens Christian Association (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jacksonville.
Also see . . . It was never about a hot dog and a Coke! Rodney L. Hurst, Sr,. 2010 (Narrative). (Submitted on August 1, 2012, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 1, 2012, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 788 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on August 1, 2012, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. 2, 3. submitted on August 5, 2012, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.