Nashville Sit-Ins

Nashville Sit-Ins (HM1EU6)

Location: Nashville, TN 37203 Davidson County
Buy Tennessee State flags at!
Country: United States of America
Buy United States of America flags at!

N 36° 9.852', W 86° 47.136'

  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
Formerly located at his site was First Baptist Church, Capitol Hill, headquarters of the 1960s Sit-In Movement, led by Rev. Kelly Miller Smith. Strategy sessions, non-violence workshops, mass meetings, victory celebrations, and administrative offices were here. The well disciplined Nashville Sit-Ins served as a model for civil rights demonstrations throughout the South.
HM NumberHM1EU6
Marker NumberNo. 87
Year Placed1990
Placed ByThe Historical Commission of Metropolitan Nashville and Davidson County
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 3rd, 2014 at 5:13am PDT -07:00
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 519283 N 4002182
Decimal Degrees36.16420000, -86.78560000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 9.852', W 86° 47.136'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 9' 51.12" N, 86° 47' 8.16" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)615
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 478-498 Rosa L Parks Ave, Nashville TN 37203, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. Is this marker part of a series?
  2. What historical period does the marker represent?
  3. What historical place does the marker represent?
  4. What type of marker is it?
  5. What class is the marker?
  6. What style is the marker?
  7. This marker needs at least one picture.
  8. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  9. Is the marker in the median?