Anniston in Calhoun County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Seventeenth Street Missionary Baptist Church, Organized 1887
—Anniston Civil Rights Trail —
Inset photo: Church prior to renovation in 1987. Photograph courtesy James Glover.
Erected 2016 by City of Anniston Historic Trails Program. (Marker Number 9.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Anniston Civil Rights Trail, Alabama marker series.
Location. 33° 39.985′ N, 85° 50.38′ W. Marker is in Anniston, Alabama, in Calhoun County. Marker is at the intersection of West 17th Street and Cooper Avenue, on the right when traveling west on West 17th Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 801 West 17th Street, Anniston AL 36201, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. West 15th Street Historic District (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Human Relations Council Saint Michael and All Angels (approx. ¾ mile away); The Murder of Willie Brewster, July 15, 1965 (approx. ¾ mile away); Greyhound Bus Station Protest, May 14, 1961 (approx. ¾ mile away); The Legacy of the Military / Anniston's Military Heritage (approx. ¾ mile away); George W. Ingram (approx. 0.8 miles away); Temple Beth El (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Anniston.
Also see . . . Anniston Civil Rights Trail Map (.pdf). (Submitted on August 7, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • African Americans • Churches & Religion • Civil Rights •
Credits. This page was last revised on August 7, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 7, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 142 times since then and 55 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 7, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.