Columbus in Muscogee County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
First African Baptist Church
Erected 1994 by Historic Chattahoochee Commission and First African Baptist Church.
Location. 32° 27.78′ N, 84° 59.18′ W. Marker is in Columbus, Georgia, in Muscogee County. Marker is at the intersection of Fifth Avenue and Ninth Street, on the left when traveling north on Fifth Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 901 Fifth Avenue, Columbus GA 31901, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ninth Street Branch YMCA (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Friendship Baptist Church (about 500 feet away); “Ma" Rainey Home Temple Israel (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Spencer House (approx. 0.2 miles away); “Columbus Stockade Blues” (approx. 0.2 miles away); St. James AME Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Holsey Chapel Christian Methodist Episcopal Church (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbus.
Categories. • African Americans • Churches, Etc. •
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