Montgomery in Montgomery County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Black Churches Provide Significant Support for the March and Voting
Selma to Montgomery National Historic Trail
— Holt Street under Interstates 65 and 85 —
The combination of mass nonviolent protest
Erected 2015 by the City of Montgomery. (Marker Number 6.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Churches & Religion • Civil Rights. In addition, it is included in the African Methodist Episcopal Zion (AME Zion) Church ⛪ series list. A significant historical date for this entry is December 5, 1955.
Location. 32° 22.102′ N, 86° 19.248′ W. Marker is in Montgomery, Alabama, in Montgomery County. Marker is at the intersection of South Holt Street and Stone Street, on the right when traveling south on South Holt Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 467 South Holt Street, Montgomery AL 36108, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mount Zion African Methodist Episcopal AME Zion Church (a few steps from this marker); Highway Construction Destroys Historic Black Neighborhoods (approx. 0.2 miles away); Sherman W. White, Jr. (approx. 0.2 miles away); Day Street Baptist Church (approx. ¼ mile away); Loveless School/Henry Allen Loveless (approx. ¼ mile away); Four Points: One of Several Black Business Hubs in MontgomeryHolt Street Baptist Church (approx. ¼ mile away); From Bus Boycott to Voting Rights: Community Activism 1955-65 (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Montgomery.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on December 11, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 363 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 11, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.