(1922-2001)The "Lion of Zion" led the Selective Patronage Movement, opening thousands of jobs to blacks nationwide. He promoted the philosophy of self-help, creating organizations to educate and train minorities. The Global Sullivan Principles, codes of conduct for equal opportunities and human rights, factored prominently in negotiations to end apartheid in South Africa. Awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom, he pastored at Zion Baptist for 37 years.
|Placed By||Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission|
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|Date Added||Saturday, June 29th, 2019 at 2:01am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18T E 487052 N 4428637|
|Decimal Degrees||40.00783333, -75.15170000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 40° 0.47', W 75° 9.102'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||40° 0' 28.2" N, 75° 9' 6.12" W|
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