City of Florence Walk of HonorIn 1928, Oscar S. DePriest, son of former slaves, became the first 20th Century African-American Congressman from the north. He is credited with the Anti-discrimination Amendment to the 1933 Civilian Conservation Corps Bill.
|Placed By||City of Florence|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, November 8th, 2016 at 9:03am PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 442238 N 3851707|
|Decimal Degrees||34.80596667, -87.63150000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 34° 48.358', W 87° 37.89'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||34° 48' 21.48" N, 87° 37' 53.4" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 800 S Cox Creek Pkwy, Florence AL 35630, US|
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