Near Philadelphia in Neshoba County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Goodman, Chaney and Schwerner Murder Site
Erected 2013 by Mississsippi Department of Archives and History.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
Location. 32° 39.812′ N, 89° 1.898′ W. Marker is near Philadelphia, Mississippi, in Neshoba County. Marker is at the intersection of County Road 515 and State Highway 19, on the right when traveling west on County Road 515. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Philadelphia MS 39350, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Freedom Summer Murders (within shouting distance of this marker); Philadelphia Historic District (approx. 8.4 miles away).
Categories. • Civil Rights •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 19, 2016. This page has been viewed 194 times since then and 40 times this year. Photo 1. submitted on March 19, 2016. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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