Historical Marker Search

You searched for City|State|Country: , al us

Showing results 1 to 10 of 309
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM28OB_racial-inequality-in-the-united-states_Montgomery-AL.html
Black and brown people in the United States often are presumed dangerous and guilty when thet have done nothing wrong. Our history of racial inequality has created conscious and unconscious bias that has resulted in racial discrimination against p…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM2809_the-national-memorial-for-peace-and-justice_Montgomery-AL.html
In the 17th and 18th centuries, 12 million African people were kidnapped, chained, and brought to the Americas after a torturous journey across the Atlantic Ocean. Nearly two million people died during the voyage. The labor of enslaved black peopl…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM27ZN_montgomery-racial-segregation-on-buses_Montgomery-AL.html
On multiple occasions in 1955, black women were arrested for challenging Montgomery's law requiring racial segregation on buses. The arrest of Rosa Parks sparked a mass protest that launched the modern civil rights movement and brought to prominen…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM27ZM_the-transatlantic-slave-trade_Montgomery-AL.html
The Transatlantic Slave Trade killed millions of African people. Men, women, and children were kidnapped and taken in chains to the Americas to create wealth for Europeans. For over two centuries, enslaved black people in the United States were ba…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM27CR_combat-skyspot_Montgomery-AL.html
Dedicated to the brave men who served at Lima Site 85 Lt Col Clarence F Blanton ♦ MSgt James H Calfee + SSgt John Daniel SSgt James W Davis + CMSgt Richard L Etchberger ♦ SSgt Henry G Gish + TSgt Willis R Hall + TS…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM27CF_campsite-4_Montgomery-AL.html
Final stop before arrival at State Capitol March 24, 1965
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM271D_award-of-air-force-cross-to-keary-j-miller_Montgomery-AL.html
Citation to Accompany the Award ofThe Air Force Cross to Keary J.Miller Technical Sergeant Keary J. Miller distinguished himself by gallantry in connection with military operations against an opposing armed force near Marzak, Patkia Provide…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM23PX_old-elam-baptist-church_Montgomery-AL.html
Organized on June 19, 1819, by Rev. James McLemore, Electious Thompson, Arnold Edwards, and E. Jeter, Old Elam is one of Montgomery's earliest Baptist churches. It began with fourteen members and was one of the four original churches that comprise…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM216T_rainbow-soldier-a-war-memorial_Montgomery-AL.html
Front On August 28, 1917, 3,677 Alabama National Guardsmen departed from Montgomery's Union Station for shipment to France as the 167th United States Infantry Regiment of the Rainbow Divison. Serving in the 84th Brigade, with their sister …
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM1Z6H_the-first-offices-of-the-confederate-government_Montgomery-AL.html
Here were located The First Offices of The Confederate Government From Feb. 22, 1861 To May 21, 1861. Secondary marker This historic marker relocated on this original site by Preceptor Delta Chapter, Beta Sigma Phi, on June 2,…
PAGE 1 OF 31