Mobile in Mobile County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
The Slave Market
Erected 2009 by The African-American Heritage Trail of Mobile. (Marker Number 34.)
Location. 30° 41.702′ N, 88° 2.525′ W. Marker is in Mobile, Alabama, in Mobile County. Marker is on North Royal Street 0.1 miles from St Anthony Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 150 North Royal Street, Mobile AL 36602, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Old Slave Markets (within shouting distance of this marker); Mobile City Limits (about 400 feet away, measured in Site of Sixth Mobile Theatre (about 400 feet away); McGowin-Lyons (about 500 feet away); John Forbes & Co. (about 700 feet away); Merchants National Bank Building (about 700 feet away); a different marker also named Mobile City Limits (about 700 feet away); Joe Cain (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mobile.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker.
Also see . . . Loyola University paper on slavery in Mobile. Unlocking the Closet of Secrets: Slavery in the City of Mobile, Alabama (Submitted on July 27, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • African Americans • Industry & Commerce • Railroads & Streetcars •
Credits. This page was last revised on December 11, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 27, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 387 times since then and 59 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 27, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.