Moulton in Lawrence County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Judge Thomas M. Peters
Erected by Lawrence County Historical Commission,
Location. 34° 28.554′ N, 87° 17.559′ W. Marker is in Moulton, Alabama, in Lawrence County. Marker is at the intersection of Market Street (Alabama Route 33) and College Street, on the right when traveling south on Market Street. Touch for map. Marker is in front of the Board of Education building. Marker is in this post office area: Moulton AL 35650, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. General Leroy Pope Walker (within shouting distance of this marker); General Phillip Dale Roddy (approx. ¼ mile away); A County Older Than The State (approx. 0.4 miles away); Confederate Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Lawrence County (approx. 0.4 miles away); Anne Newport Royall (approx. 0.4 miles away); Gallagher Hill/Science Hill (approx. half a mile away); Peerson/McKelvey Cemetery (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Moulton.
Also see . . .
1. The University of North Carolina Herbarium. The UNC Herbarium has found about half a dozen specimens collected by Dr. Peters, all collected between 1870 and 1874, from Alabama. Of particular interest are several specimens of Trichomanes petersii Gray collected by Dr. Peters in Winston County, Alabama in 1870, 1874 and 1875. (Submitted on October 24, 2013, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa.)
2. Alabama State Bar. Thomas Minott Peters was an advocate for public education, a promoter of industrial development, a nationally recognized naturalist, and an activist for equal rights. For his lifetime of achievement, the lawyers of Alabama induct Thomas Minott Peters into the Alabama Lawyers’ Hall of Fame. (Submitted on October 24, 2013, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa.)
Categories. • Civil Rights • Education • Politics • Science & Medicine •
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