Opelika in Lee County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 2003 by the Historic Chattahoochee Commission and the Opelika Historic Preservation Society.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Science & Medicine. A significant historical year for this entry is 1904.
Location. 32° 38.283′ N, 85° 23.007′ W. Marker is in Opelika, Alabama, in Lee County. Marker is on Auburn Street, 0.1 miles north of Kilgore AvenueTouch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1323 Auburn Street, Opelika AL 36801, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Old Rosemere Cemetery (approx. ¼ mile away); New Rosemere Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); African-American Rosemere Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); Killgore Scholarships / Some Terms of Scholarships (approx. 0.6 miles away); Lee County Courthouse / Lee County Probate Judges (approx. 0.6 miles away); Pepperell Manufacturing Company (approx. 0.6 miles away); Lee County World War II Honor Roll (approx. 0.6 miles away); Lynching in America / Lynching in Lee County (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Opelika.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 6, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 616 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 6, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.