Savannah in Chatham County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
St. Benedict the Moor Catholic Church
Mother Church of Black Catholics in Georgia
Erected 2008 by Georgia Historical Society and Sam's Club and Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (Marker Number 25-30.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 32° 4.12′ N, 81° 5.285′ W. Marker is in Savannah, Georgia, in Chatham County. Marker is on East Broad Street near East Gordon Lane, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Savannah GA 31401, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance Beach Institute ( approx. ¼ mile away); "Jingle Bells" ( approx. 0.3 miles away); Massie Common School House ( approx. 0.3 miles away); Wesley Monumental United Methodist Church Centennial ( approx. 0.3 miles away); Wesley Monumental United Methodist Church ( approx. 0.3 miles away); Capture of Savannah December 29, 1778 ( approx. 0.3 miles away); Flannery O'Connor Childhood Home ( approx. 0.3 miles away); Johnny Mercer ( approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Savannah.
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. The Mother Matilda Beasley, O.S.F. Marker.
Also see . . . From Wikipedia, Clarence Thomas. (Submitted on January 30, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
Categories. • African Americans • Churches, Etc. •
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