Florence in Lauderdale County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Henry S. “Hank” Klibanoﬀ
City of Florence Walk of Honor
A keen observer and researcher of the Civil Rights Movement in the South, Hank Klibanoff won the Pulitzer Prize in 2007 for The Race Beat: The Press, the Civil Rights Struggle, and the Awakening of a Nation.
Erected 2009 by City of Florence.
Location. 34° 48.41′ N, 87° 37.876′ 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. General Arthur E. Brown, Jr. (here, next to this marker); Rear Admiral Fran McKee (here, next to this marker); Natalie Chanin (here, next to this marker); Michael "Nick" Nichols (here, next to this marker); General John Coffee (a few steps from this marker); James Jackson (a few steps from this marker); Kelton D. (Kelso) Herston (a few steps from this marker); Lynn Middleton Sibley (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Florence.
Categories. • Arts, Letters, Music • Civil Rights •
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