New Orleans in Orleans Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
The New Zion Baptist Church
Erected by Department of Culture, Recreation and Industry.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Martin Luther King, Jr. marker series.
Location. 29° 56.285′ N, 90° 5.328′ W. Marker is in New Orleans, Louisiana, in Orleans Parish. Marker is on Third Street south of Lasalle Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2319 Third St, New Orleans LA 70113, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mayor Isaac W. Patton House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Van Benthuysen-Elms Mansion (approx. 0.6 miles away); Adams – Jones House Bradish Johnson House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Garden District (approx. 0.6 miles away); Gilmour – Parker House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Edward A. Davis House (approx. 0.6 miles away); R.N. Girling’s “English Apothecary” (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Orleans.
More about this marker. HIGHLY recommend visiting this during daylight hours, it is in an EXTREMELY high crime rate area of New Orleans. Be careful at all times.
Categories. • African Americans • Churches, Etc. • Civil Rights •
Credits. This page was last revised on July 15, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 14, 2016. This page has been viewed 133 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 14, 2016. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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