Florence in Lauderdale County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Charles Lee Moore
City of Florence Walk of Honor
Recipient of 1989 of the first Kodak Award for Photojournalism, Charles Moore chronicled such major events as the Civil Rights Movement in the 1960's South, political violence in Haiti, and the air war in Vietnam.
Erected 2011 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 near 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); Dr. Ethelbert Brinkley Norton (here, next to this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Florence.
Categories. • Civil Rights • Communications • War, Vietnam •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 14, 2012, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. This page has been viewed 768 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 14, 2012, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.