Perry in Taylor County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Jerkins High School
Erected 2010 by The Taylor County Leadership Council and the Florida Department of
Marker series. This marker is included in the Rosenwald Schools marker series.
Location. 30° 6.448′ N, 83° 35.612′ W. Marker is in Perry, Florida, in Taylor County. Marker is at the intersection of Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue and 6th Street, on the left when traveling west on Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1201 Martin Luther King Jr Avenue, Perry FL 32348, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Perry Army Air Base (approx. 2.4 miles away); Hampton Springs Hotel (approx. 4.3 miles away); Shady Grove Methodist Church (approx. 12.7 miles away).
Categories. • African Americans • Churches & Religion • Civil Rights • Education •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 13, 2013, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. This page has been viewed 511 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on August 13, 2013, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. 2, 3. submitted on May 16, 2014, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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