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Lowndesboro in Lowndes County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Viola Liuzzo

 
 
Viola Liuzzo Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, December 27, 2013
1. Viola Liuzzo Marker
Inscription.
In memory of our sister
Viola Liuzzo
who gave her life in the
struggle for the right to vote... March 25, 1965
Presented by SCLC/WOMEN
Evelyn G. Lowery, National Convener
- 1991 -
The Southern Christian Leadership
Conference
Joseph E. Lowery, President

 
Erected 1991 by the Southern Christian Leadership Conference/W.O.M.E.N.
 
Location. 32° 15.707′ N, 86° 38.622′ W. Marker is in Lowndesboro, Alabama, in Lowndes County. Marker is on U.S. 80 at milepost 111, 2.2 miles west of County Road 29, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. It is next to the Wright Chapel A.M.E. Zion Church. Marker is at or near this postal address: U.S. 80, Lowndesboro AL 36752, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lowndesboro (approx. 2.3 miles away); Lowndesboro, Alabama/Lowndesboro Business District (approx. 2.4 miles away); Our Confederate Soldiers (approx. 2.8 miles away); Elmore Bolling (approx. 3.2 miles away); Campsite 2 (approx. 3.7 miles away); Holy Ground Battlefield
Viola Liuzzo Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, December 27, 2013
2. Viola Liuzzo Marker
(approx. 4.8 miles away); Mount Gillard Baptist Church (approx. 6.1 miles away); Hayneville (approx. 6½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lowndesboro.
 
Also see . . .  Viola Liuzzo. (Submitted on February 3, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. African AmericansCivil RightsWomen
 
Viola Liuzzo Marker fencing. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, December 27, 2013
3. Viola Liuzzo Marker fencing.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 27, 2013, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 1,002 times since then and 126 times this year. Last updated on July 14, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 27, 2013, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.   3. submitted on May 19, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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