Kenner in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
Henry “Teddy” Stewart
Born: May 29, 1909 Died: November 20, 1984
First black City Councilman (1979),
first black Assistant to the
Mayor (1982), educator
religious leader, civil rights activist,
a great humanitarian.
Location. 29° 58.471′ N, 90° 14.865′ W. Marker is in Kenner, Louisiana, in Jefferson Parish. Marker is on Minor Street near 4th Street. Touch for map. Mounted on a brick dividing wall at an outdoor patio space called the Lakewood Memorial Plaza. Marker is in this post office area: Kenner LA 70062, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Kenner White Sox (here, next to this marker); Kenner Community Band (here, next to this marker); Kenner Town Hall (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Cannes Brûlées (about 500 feet away); La Salle's Landing (about 700 feet away); La Salle's Landing - 1682 (about 700 feet away); First World Championship Heavyweight Prize Fight Monument (about 700 feet away); Kenner High School (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kenner.
Categories. • African Americans • Civil Rights • Politics •
Credits. This page was last revised on February 2, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 4, 2016. This page has been viewed 171 times since then and 58 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 4, 2016. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.