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Zion Chapel A.M.E. Church

 
 
Zion Chapel A.M.E. Church Marker image. Click for full size.
May 27, 2017
1. Zion Chapel A.M.E. Church Marker
Inscription. Acquired 1868 by Zion Chapel whose minister Hiram R. Revels became the first black U.S. Senator and first president of Alcorn State University. Originally built in 1858 as the Second Presbyterian Church.
 
Erected 1984 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
 
Location. 31° 33.564′ N, 91° 23.897′ W. Marker is in Natchez, Mississippi, in Adams County. Marker is on Jefferson Street near North Doctor Martin Luther King Jr. Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Natchez MS 39120, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 300 Block of Martin Luther King Street (here, next to this marker); Views of St. Catherine Street - Western End (within shouting distance of this marker); Rhythm Night Club (within shouting distance of this marker); Hospital Hill Neighborhood (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); 20-30 St. Catherine Street and Eduation (about 500 feet away); Dr. John Banks House - 9 St. Catherine Street
Zion Chapel A.M.E. Church Marker image. Click for full size.
May 27, 2017
2. Zion Chapel A.M.E. Church Marker
(about 500 feet away); Holy Family Catholic Church (about 500 feet away); Holy Family Church and School (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Natchez.
 
Categories. African AmericansChurches & Religion
 
Zion Chapel A.M.E. Church image. Click for full size.
May 27, 2017
3. Zion Chapel A.M.E. Church
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 28, 2017. This page originally submitted on May 28, 2017. This page has been viewed 65 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 28, 2017.
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