Established 1869Organized in Lincoln School by freed slaves & representatives of the American Missionary Association, an auxiliary of the Congregational Churches of America. Wherever a school was operated by the A.M.A. a church soon followed. Religion and education were viewed as a means of improving the conditions of former slaves & as a solution for many problems. Through the years the church has been a strong advocate of freedom & justice for all.
|Placed By||Alabama Historical Commission and the Congregation|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 at 8:15pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 469198 N 3610053|
|Decimal Degrees||32.62761667, -87.32835000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 32° 37.657', W 87° 19.701'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||32° 37' 39.42" N, 87° 19' 42.06" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 103-199 Church St, Marion AL 36756, US|
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