Bartow in Polk County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Historic L. B. Brown House
A Florida Historic Landmark
Erected 2006 by Neighborhood Improvement Corporation of Bartow and the Florida Department of State. (Marker Number F-590.)
Location. 27° 53.623′ N, 81° 50.061′ W. Marker is in Bartow, Florida, in Polk County. Marker is on Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 470 South 2nd Avenue, Bartow FL 33830, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Swearingen - Langford House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Co E 7th Florida Inf Regt South Florida Bulldogs (approx. 0.6 miles away); Old Polk County Courthouse (approx. 0.6 miles away); Site of Fort Blount (approx. 0.6 miles away); Mann Manor (approx. 0.7 miles away); Memorial for Austin C. Welch (approx. 1.2 miles away); Fort Carroll (approx. 2.2 miles away); Fort Fraser (approx. 4.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bartow.
Also see . . . Historic L.B. Brown House and Museum in Bartow, Florida. To preserve the historic L.B. Brown House for use as a museum to help educate the public about the significant contributions made by African-Americans to Florida's history and to serve as the site for the L. B. Brown Heritage Conference and Festival, which seeks to provide a principal forum for outstanding scholars and fun-filled entertainment. (Submitted on March 31, 2012, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
Categories. • African Americans •
Credits. This page was last revised on April 12, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 31, 2012, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 543 times since then and 23 times this year. Last updated on February 9, 2013, by Kathleen Black of Woodbridge, Virginia. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 31, 2012, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.