Marion in Perry County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
The Alabama Baptist
Since 1919, The Alabama Baptist has been published in Birmingham as an entity of the Alabama Baptist Convention.
The original office of The Alabama Baptist, located across from Siloam Baptist Church, was moved to the Judson campus in 1997 and restored.
Erected 1998 by Alabama Historical Association.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • Communications. In addition, it is included in the Alabama Historical Association series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1919.
Location. 32° 37.73′ N, 87° 18.983′ W. Marker is in Marion, Alabama, in Perry County. Marker is at the intersection of Dekalb Street and Bibb Street, on the right Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 309 Dekalb Street, Marion AL 36756, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Judson College (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Siloam Baptist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Marion (approx. ¼ mile away); A Seed is Planted (approx. ¼ mile away); Jimmie Lee Jackson / Jackson's Death Led to 'Bloody Sunday' March (approx. 0.3 miles away); Nicola Marschall (approx. 0.3 miles away); Perry County Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Confederate 6-pounder Field Gun (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marion.
Additional keywords. The Alabama Baptist
Credits. This page was last revised on March 20, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 8, 2013, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 641 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 8, 2013, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.