Birmingham in Jefferson County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Brock Drugs Building
1928 - 1977 Palm Leaf Hotel
1928 - 1937 Palm Leaf Lunch
1928 - 1962 Brock Drug Company, Inc.
1937 - 1980 Harlem Shoe Shop
1938 - 1979 Jones Valley Barber Shop.
Erected 2002 by Urban Impact / City of Birmingham.
Location. 33° 30.936′ N, 86° 48.636′ W. Marker is in Birmingham, Alabama, in Jefferson County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of 4th Avenue North and 18th Street North. Touch for map. Located in the Eddie Kendrick Memorial Park. Marker is in this post office area: Birmingham AL 35203, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Eddie James Kendrick (here, next to this marker); Green Acres Café (about 300 feet 4th Avenue District (about 300 feet away); Fourth Avenue Historic District. (about 300 feet away); Emory Overton Jackson (about 400 feet away); The Alabama Theatre (about 500 feet away); Fraternal Hotel Building (about 600 feet away); Civil Rights Freedom Riders (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Birmingham.
Categories. • African Americans • Industry & Commerce • Notable Places •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 21, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. This page has been viewed 1,462 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on January 21, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 14, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.