Civil Rights Sites – Alabama

Lowndes County

  • Along Highway 80
  • David Hall Farm
  • Frank “Bud” Haralson’s Store
  • Lowndes County Interpretive Center & Tent City
  • Mount Gilliard Baptist Church: Trickem Fork off Highway 80 at Route 17
  • Mt. Zion
  • Rosie Steele Farm
  • SNCC Freedom House
  • Tent City site
  • Viola Liuzzio marker
  • Wright’s Chapel AME Church

Alabama State University

Levi Watkins Library

Upcoming and Recent Programs

Murder in Lowndes County, Alabama:
The 1947 Lynching of Elmore Bolling

 

Black Businessman, Philanthropist and Farmer. Featuring his daughter, Josephine Bolling McCall. With a special presentation and exhibit by Equal Justice Initiative.

Thursday, February 18, 2016
The National Center, 1345 Carter Hill Road
11 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

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The Journey to Freedom: A Mural in Eight Parts

 

A Visual Interpretation of African-Americans’ Struggle for Recognition as Human Beings and First-Class Citizens

Commissioned by The National Center for the Study of Civil Rights and African-American Culture at Alabama State University

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