Daytona Beach in Volusia County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Civil Rights Pioneer
—Jackie Robinson Ballpark & Museum —
“A Life Is Not Important Except In The Impact It Has On Other Lives.” Floyd Patterson (Olympic Gold Medalist & World Heavyweight Champion), Rev Ralph Abernathy, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther
Photo courtesy of the Baseball Hall Of Fame Library, Cooperstown, NY
Erected by Daytona Beach , Florida.
Location. 29° 12.587′ N, 81° 1.008′ W. Marker is in Daytona Beach, Florida, in Volusia County. Marker can be reached from E. Orange Ave. 0.1 miles east of S. Beach St when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker located in Jackie Robinson Ballpark and Museum. Marker is at or near this postal address: 105 E. Orange Ave, Daytona Beach FL 32114, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Hall Of Famer (here, next to this marker); Wendell Smith And Billy Rowe (here, next to this marker); Mary McLeod Bethune (a few steps from this marker); Jackie's First MLB Spring Training Game (a few steps from this marker); Rachel Robinson (a few steps from this marker); Baseball Legend (a few steps from this marker); First Spring Training (a few steps from this marker); Jackie And Rachel Robinson Arrive In Daytona Beach (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Daytona Beach.
Regarding Civil Rights Pioneer. This Daytona Beach Ballpark is named in honor of famed major league baseball player Jackie Robinson. In 1946,
On October 22, 1998, this stadium was added to the United States National Register of Historic Places.
Categories. • African Americans • Civil Rights • Sports •
Credits. This page was last revised on September 20, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 4, 2017, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 83 times since then and 10 times this year. Last updated on September 18, 2017, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on August 4, 2017, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.