Columbus in Muscogee County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
St. James AME Church
Erected 1985 by The Historic Chattahoochee Commission, St. James AME Church, Mrs. Carlton B. Franklin & Fred D. Franklin, Jr., Families.
Location. 32° 27.922′ N, 84° 59.08′ W. Marker is in Columbus, Georgia, in Muscogee County. Marker is on Sixth Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Between 10th & 11th Streets. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1002 Sixth Avenue, Columbus GA 31901, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. “Columbus Stockade Blues” (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ninth Street Branch YMCA (approx. 0.2 miles away); First African Baptist Church (approx. 0.2 Temple Israel (approx. 0.2 miles away); Friendship Baptist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Philip Trammell Shutze (approx. 0.2 miles away); Sixth Avenue Passenger Station (approx. ¼ mile away); Church of the Holy Family (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbus.
Regarding St. James AME Church. A history of the church is here: http://www.stjamesamecolumbus.org/aboutus.htm
Categories. • African Americans • Churches & Religion •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 5, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 469 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 5, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. 6. submitted on June 13, 2013, by Keith Seymour of Portland, Oregon. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.