Philadelphia in Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Freedom Now Rally
Erected 2010 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Civil Rights. In addition, it is included in the Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1965.
Location. 39° 57.778′ N, 75° 12.139′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Marker is at the intersection of 40th Street and Lancaster Ave and Haverford Ave on 40th Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Philadelphia PA 19104, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within Muhammad's Temple of Islam #12 (approx. 0.4 miles away); Laura Wheeler Waring (approx. half a mile away); American Bandstand (approx. 0.6 miles away); Walter Golaski (approx. ¾ mile away); The Solitude (approx. ¾ mile away); a different marker also named The Solitude (approx. ¾ mile away); First African Presbyterian Church (approx. 0.8 miles away); Herman Herzog (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Philadelphia.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 18, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 699 times since then and 231 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 18, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.