Meridian Civil Rights TrailBuilt in 1894, Wechsler School was Mississippi's first brick public school building for black children to be constructed with public funds. It was named in honor of Rabbi Judah Weschler, who led the effort to provide public education for black children.
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|Placed By||The Meridian/Lauderdale County Tourism Bureau|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, December 5th, 2017 at 7:02pm PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 339215 N 3582939|
|Decimal Degrees||32.37186667, -88.70905000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 32° 22.312', W 88° 42.543'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||32° 22' 18.72" N, 88° 42' 32.58" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling East|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 3001-3099 15th St, Meridian MS 39301, US|
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