Mobile in Mobile County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Erected by the African-American Heritage Trail of Mobile. (Marker Number 27.)
Location. 30° 41.423′ N, 88° 3.79′ W. Marker is in Mobile, Alabama, in Mobile County. Marker is on Michael Donald Avenue north of Old Shell Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 114 Michael Donald Avenue, Mobile AL 36604, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Caldwell School (approx. 0.4 miles away); John L. LeFlore (approx. 0.4 miles Joseph (Joe) N. Langan (approx. 0.4 miles away); Mobile City Hospital (approx. half a mile away); Protestant Children's Home (approx. half a mile away); Dr. James A. Franklin (approx. half a mile away); U.S. Marine Hospital (approx. half a mile away); Vivian Malone Jones (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mobile.
Regarding Michael Donald. This event is considered to be the last American lynching.
Also see . . . Wikipedia article on the Murder of Michael Donald. (Submitted on December 12, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • African Americans • Notable Events •
Credits. This page was last revised on December 12, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 12, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 79 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 12, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.