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

Alabama Highway Patrol

 
 
Alabama Highway Patrol Marker image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, October 1, 2010
1. Alabama Highway Patrol Marker
Inscription. At this location the Alabama Highway Patrol was commissioned by Governor Bibb Graves Jan. 10, 1936
 
Erected 1961 by Charter Member Club of the Alabama Highway Patrol.
 
Location. 32° 22.611′ N, 86° 18.047′ W. Marker is in Montgomery, Alabama, in Montgomery County. Marker is on Washington Avenue 0.1 miles east of North Union Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is located on the south lawn of the Alabama State Capitol near the avenue of flags. Marker is in this post office area: Montgomery AL 36104, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. To the Memory of General Marquis De La Fayette (within shouting distance of this marker); Joseph Lister Hill (within shouting distance of this marker); World War I Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); United States Flag Raised Over Alabama Capitol (within shouting distance of this marker); James Marion Sims (within shouting distance of this marker); John Allan Wyeth (within shouting distance of this marker); Black Members of the Alabama Legislature Who Served During The Reconstruction Period of 1868-1879
Alabama Highway Patrol Marker image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, October 1, 2010
2. Alabama Highway Patrol Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Flame of Freedom (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Montgomery.
 
Also see . . .  Encyclopedia of Alabama entry on the Alabama Department of Public Safety. (Submitted on January 4, 2013, by Laura Hill of Auburn, Alabama.)
 
Categories. Government
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 6, 2010, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. This page has been viewed 744 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 6, 2010, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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