Kneeling Ministers

Kneeling Ministers (HM1DY1)

Location: Birmingham, AL 35203 Jefferson County
Country: United States of America

N 33° 30.974', W 86° 48.763'

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Responsible for much planning and leadership, the clergy played a central role in the Birmingham Campaign—like the famous Palm Sunday incident in 1963 (see nearby plaque). Local clergy like Rev. Fred Shuttlesworth worked with out-of-town ministers, Martin Luther King, Jr., and even a group of rabbis from New York, who likened segregation to the Holocaust.
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HM NumberHM1DY1
Series This marker is part of the Martin Luther King, Jr. series
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Date Added Saturday, October 18th, 2014 at 3:12pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 517392 N 3708534
Decimal Degrees33.51623333, -86.81271667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 30.974', W 86° 48.763'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 30' 58.44" N, 86° 48' 45.78" W
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Area Code(s)205
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 500 17th St N, Birmingham AL 35203, US
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