Meridian Civil Rights TrailNewell Chapel CME Church was involved in Civil Rights meetings and voter registration projects. It was one of three original locations of the Head Start program. The church parsonage was bombed by the Ku Klux Klan in 1968.
|Placed By||The Meridian/Lauderdale County Tourism Bureau|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, December 5th, 2017 at 4:01pm PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 340838 N 3582825|
|Decimal Degrees||32.37106667, -88.69178333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 32° 22.264', W 88° 41.507'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||32° 22' 15.84" N, 88° 41' 30.42" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling North|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1404 13th Ave, Meridian MS 39301, US|
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