—Anniston Civil Rights Trail —Seventeenth Street Missionary Baptist Church served as the home of "mass meetings" for black Annistonians who planned and executed Anniston's part of the Civil Rights Movement. Reverends D.C. Washington (1937-1960) and Nimrod Q. Reynolds (1960-2008) hosted a succession of Civil Rights leaders at the Church including Rosa Parks, Thurgood Marshall, Fred Shuttlesworth, Benjamin Mays, Walter White, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and Dr. Martin Luther King, Sr.
|Placed By||City of Anniston Historic Trails Program|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Sunday, August 6th, 2017 at 10:01pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 607574 N 3725773|
|Decimal Degrees||33.66641667, -85.83966667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 33° 39.985', W 85° 50.38'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||33° 39' 59.1" N, 85° 50' 22.8" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling West|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 801 W 17th St, Anniston AL 36201, US|
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