Atmore in Escambia County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Escambia County Training School
Erected 2016 by the Atmore Historical Society.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Rosenwald Schools marker series.
Location. 31° 1.864′ N, 87° 28.776′ W. Marker is in Atmore, Alabama Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Martin Luther King Avenue, Atmore AL 36502, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Williams Station, Alabama 1866-1897 / Atmore Alabama (approx. 0.9 miles away); Canoe Station (approx. 4.2 miles away); Perdido Vineyards (approx. 10.1 miles away); History of Lottie, Alabama (approx. 10.9 miles away).
More about this marker. Some maps still list Martin Luther King Avenue as 8th Avenue.
Also see . . . NorthEscambia.com, online newspaper article on dedication of the marker. (Submitted on January 14, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • African Americans • Education • Landmarks • Sports •
Credits. This page was last revised on January 14, 2017. This page originally submitted on January 14, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 224 times since then and 63 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 14, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.