Remembering the 1917 East St. Louis Race RiotNear this site was the City Hall, police department and fire station. On the night of the massacre, more than 1,000 people sought safety in the municipal buildings.
|Series||This marker is part of the series|
|Placed By||The East St. Louis 1917 Centennial Commission & Cultural Initiative, the Meridian Society, and Southern Illinois University Edwardsville|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, November 8th, 2019 at 4:01pm PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||15S E 747139 N 4279289|
|Decimal Degrees||38.62771667, -90.16100000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 37.663', W 90° 9.66'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 37' 39.78" N, 90° 9' 39.6" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling East|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near , ,|
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