Meridian in Lauderdale County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
The Jewish Contribution
Meridian Civil Rights Trail
Erected 2014 by the Meridian/Lauderdale County Tourism Bureau. (Marker Number 4.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi, Meridian Civil Rights Trail marker series.
Location. 32° 21.843′ N, 88° 42.008′ W. Marker is in Meridian, Mississippi, in Lauderdale County. Marker is on 22nd Avenue north of 5th Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Located against the wall of the MSU building. Marker is at or near this postal address: 22nd Avenue, Meridian MS 39301, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Marks-Rothenberg Co. (a few steps from this marker); The Grand Opera House (a few steps from this marker); Country Music Comes of Age (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sit-Ins, Pickets & Boycotts (about 300 feet away); Lauderdale County World War I Memorial Meridian Rhythm & Blues and Soul Music (about 500 feet away); Voter Registration (about 500 feet away); Freedom Riders (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Meridian.
Also see . . . 'Visit Meridian' page on the Jewish Contribution. (Submitted on December 4, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • African Americans • Churches & Religion • Entertainment • Industry & Commerce •
Credits. This page was last revised on December 4, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 4, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 84 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 4, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.