Orlando in Orange County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Carver Court Public Housing Complex
Erected 2003 by Orlando Housing Authority and the Florida Department of State. (Marker Number F-475.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Civil Rights. A significant historical year for this entry is 1945.
Location. 28° 31.927′ N, 81° 23.577′ W. Marker is in Orlando, Florida, in Orange County. Marker is at the intersection of South Westmoreland Street and Cypress Street, on the right when traveling north on South Westmoreland Street. The marker is located in Carver Park, on South Westmoreland Street overlook at the lake. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Orlando FL 32805, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Carver Court Public Housing Complex (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Mount Pleasant Baptist Church (approx. half a mile away); Atlantic Coastline Station (approx. 0.8 miles away); Tinker Field (approx. 0.9 miles away); Bumby Hardware (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Black Bottom House of Prayer (approx. one mile away); Dr. Phillips House (approx. 1.1 miles away); Orlando’s Round Building (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Orlando.
Regarding Carver Court Public Housing Complex. The last buildings of Carver Court were demolished in 2001. The Orlando Housing Authority Carver Park HOPE VI community now occupies the site.
Also see . . . Carver Court Residents Can Start Packing - Orlando Sentinel. (Submitted on March 17, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on October 28, 2020. It was originally submitted on March 17, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 466 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 17, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.