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Civil Rights MemorialsFrançois-Vincent Raspail - Paris, France

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Although Raspail was a chemist, naturalist and physiologist this monument to him focuses on his efforts to attain universal suffrage.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 11/7/2011

last visited: 10/25/2014

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Civil Rights MemorialsJames Dalton Trumbo - Grand Junction, CO

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Black-listed and sent to prison in 1950, Trumbo never bowed to pressure during the 'Communism Scare' and McCarthy Hearings that polarized America in the 1950s and 1960s.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1

location: Colorado

date approved: 10/29/2011

last visited: 2/8/2012

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Civil Rights MemorialsPhiladelphia Female Anti-Slavery Society - Philadelphia, PA

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Philadelphia, the cradle of liberty, was at the forefront of the Abolitionist movement led by the Quakers and apparently by the Philadelphia Female Anti-Slavery Society as well. This marker, in front of the U.S. Mint, tells the story

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/24/2011

last visited: never

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Civil Rights MemorialsViola Liuzzo Memorial

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The Viola Liuzzo Memorial along US Highway 80 (mile marker 111) marks the place where the civil rights worker was shot and killed.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 10/16/2011

last visited: 12/27/2013

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Civil Rights MemorialsDr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Way - South

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A monument and fountain to commemorate the dedication of the Dr. MLK Memorial Way in Marion, IN. This is the south dedication monument.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Team gEco Friendly

location: Indiana

date approved: 9/25/2011

last visited: never

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Civil Rights MemorialsAnne Sullivan Memorial - Feeding Hills, MA

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A memorial to Anne Sullivan is located a short distance from her birthplace in Feeding Hill.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 9/25/2011

last visited: never

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Civil Rights MemorialsFirst Baptist M.B. Church - Port Gibson, MS

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The First Baptist Church is located on Farmer Street near the Claiborne County Courthouse in Port Gibson.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member linkys

location: Mississippi

date approved: 9/25/2011

last visited: never

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Civil Rights MemorialsGrave of Rasselas Bellfield, St Martin’s Churchyard, Bowness on Windermere, Cumbria, UK

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The grave was listed by the Government as a UNESCO Heritage Site for the International Day of Slavery, a commemoration of the bi-centenary of the 1807 Abolition of Slavery Act.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1

location: North West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/14/2011

last visited: never

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Civil Rights MemorialsGay Rights Demonstrations July 4, 1965-1969 - Philadelphia, PA

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6th and Chestnut streets Independence Mall is the site of some of the nation’s first gay rights protests from 1965 to 1969. A Pennsylvania Historical Marker commemorates the pioneering gay activists at 6th and Chestnut streets. Dedicated in 2005.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/6/2011

last visited: 6/20/2014

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Civil Rights MemorialsPeople's Progression Toward Equality - Philadelphia, PA

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Beautiful parking lot mural completed March 1, 2007 explores Civil Rights, using the image of workers building the huge Lincoln statue as an allegorical representation to the ending of slavery and the passing of the 12th amendment.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/6/2011

last visited: never

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Civil Rights MemorialsOriginal Site Of The American School For The Deaf - Hartford, CT

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The premier institution for the education of the deaf has its origins on Main Street in Hartford.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Connecticut

date approved: 9/6/2011

last visited: never

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Civil Rights MemorialsDr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Way - North

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A monument and fountain to commemorate the dedication of the Dr. MLK Memorial Way in Marion, IN. This is the north dedication monument.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Team gEco Friendly

location: Indiana

date approved: 8/29/2011

last visited: never

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Civil Rights MemorialsThe Dream - Portland, OR

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This monument is dedicated to Peace, Equality and Justice. It’s located at the Oregon Convention Center next to the Max Transit Station that’s next to Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member howarthe

location: Oregon

date approved: 8/24/2011

last visited: 11/25/2013

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Civil Rights MemorialsBrothers All Are We - Springfield, MA

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A team of teenage baseball players, representing Springfield American Legion Post 21, took a stand against racism.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 8/19/2011

last visited: never

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Civil Rights MemorialsJames Earl Chaney - Meridian Mississippi

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Grave and memorial of one of the three young civil rights workers that were murdered by members of the Klu Klux Klan in the summer of 1964 during American Civil Rights Movement.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member linkys

location: Mississippi

date approved: 8/19/2011

last visited: never

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Civil Rights MemorialsReverend Wade Blank Memorial - Denver, CO

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Bus stop dedicated to Reverend Wade Blank and 19 protesters who created the spectacle that embarrassed Denver into getting buses that would handle wheelchairs

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1

location: Colorado

date approved: 8/11/2011

last visited: never

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Civil Rights MemorialsJohn Bunyan - St Peter's Street Green, Bedford, UK

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John Bunyan was a figure of immense, religious importance and lived between 1628 - 1688. When he began preaching his Puritan beliefs he was arrested and taken to gaol.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/7/2011

last visited: 5/1/2013

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Civil Rights MemorialsDesegregation of Florida's Universities - Gainesville, FL

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An historical marker about the desegregation of Florida's universities is located at Bryan Hall at the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Florida

date approved: 8/1/2011

last visited: never

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Civil Rights MemorialsWilliam Seymour - Colorado Springs, CO

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This is a Sculpture Tribute To "William Seymour" the "First Black Juror" in El Paso County.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1

location: Colorado

date approved: 7/13/2011

last visited: never

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Civil Rights MemorialsKatharine Lee Bates - Colorado Springs, CO

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Probably best known for her poem 'Pikes Peak' became the lyrics for 'America the Beautiful'; Bates was an active Suffragist and lived an unconventional lifestyle for the time

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1

location: Colorado

date approved: 7/13/2011

last visited: 7/11/2010

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Civil Rights MemorialsTuskegee Airmen - Colorado Springs, CO

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Memorial to the Tuskegee Airman at the sculpture garden on the Cadet Plaza at the US Air Force Academy

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1

location: Colorado

date approved: 7/10/2011

last visited: 6/22/2012

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Civil Rights Memorials'Dot' Swain Lewis, Woman Airforce Service Pilots (WASPs) - Colorado Springs, CO

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The WASPs history was classified for many years before these patriotic pilots could be recognized for their contribution to the war effort and recognition of the abilities of women.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1

location: Colorado

date approved: 7/10/2011

last visited: never

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Civil Rights MemorialsDred Scott Memorial Calvary Cemetery St. Louis MO

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Dred Scott Memorial Calvary Cemetery St. Louis MO

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kJfishman

location: Missouri

date approved: 7/2/2011

last visited: 3/20/2013

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Civil Rights MemorialsD.I. Jones (South Africa C.R.) - New Street, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, Wales, UK

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David Ivon Jones was a key player in the civil rights movement of South Africa. He moved to South Africa due to health and became a key part of the civil rights movement in South Africa in the early 1900's.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Ddraig Ddu

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/23/2011

last visited: never

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Civil Rights MemorialsParque de la Ciudadela Memorial - Barcelona, Spain

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Monument in memory of gays, lesbians and transgendered people in the Parque de la Ciudadela.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member razalas

location: Cataluña, Spain

date approved: 6/13/2011

last visited: 10/14/2013

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