—Anniston Civil Rights Trail —The Anniston City Commission, on May 16, 1963, established by resolution the Human Relations Council, consisting of five white men and four black men. The Council's purpose was to "make recommendations concerning human relations," and its members were to be "without outside influence." United States President John F. Kennedy (1961-1963) praised the council's formation as on that should "serve as a model" for other American cities.
|Placed By||City of Anniston Historic Trails Program|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Sunday, August 6th, 2017 at 4:01pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 608341 N 3724995|
|Decimal Degrees||33.65931667, -85.83148333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 33° 39.559', W 85° 49.889'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||33° 39' 33.54" N, 85° 49' 53.34" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling South|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1128-1176 Gurnee Ave, Anniston AL 36201, US|
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