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Florence in Lauderdale County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Dr. Ethelbert Brinkley Norton

City of Florence Walk of Honor

 
 
Dr. Ethelbert Brinkley Norton Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, July 13, 2009
1. Dr. Ethelbert Brinkley Norton Marker
Inscription.
Dr. E. B. Norton was a member of the U.S. Education Mission sent to Japan after World War II to advise Gen. McArthur on the complete reorganization of the Japanese School System, which is still in place today.
 
Erected 2007 by City of Florence.
 
Location. 34° 48.395′ N, 87° 37.884′ W. Marker is in Florence, Alabama, in Lauderdale County. Marker can be reached from Hightower Place south of Veterans Drive (Alabama Route 133), on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Located in River Heritage Park. Marker is in this post office area: Florence AL 35630, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. William Christopher Handy (here, next to this marker); William D. "Buddy" Killen (here, next to this marker); Edward Asbury O'Neal, III (here, next to this marker); Maj. Gen. George W. Goethals (here, next to this marker); Caroline Lee Hentz (here, next to this marker); Thomas Sigismund Stribling (here, next to this marker); Justice John A. McKinley (here, next to this marker); Harlon Hill (here, next to this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Florence.
 
Also see . . .  E.B. Norton College President, global educator.
Dr. Ethelbert Brinkley Norton President at UNA Home 1948 image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, June 28, 2009
2. Dr. Ethelbert Brinkley Norton President at UNA Home 1948
Times Daily article by Lisa Singleton-Rickman March 1, 2001 page 6H (Submitted on March 21, 2010, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa.) 
 
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Walk of Honor River Heritage Park image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, March 22, 2010
3. Walk of Honor River Heritage Park
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 21, 2010, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. This page has been viewed 1,017 times since then and 65 times this year. Last updated on March 29, 2010, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 21, 2010, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa.   3. submitted on March 22, 2010, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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