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Civil Rights MemorialsPortland Freedom Trail: Barber Shop of Jacob. C. Dickson - Portland, ME

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A Portland Freedom Trail marker is located at 243 Fore St. at the former site of the barber shop of Jacob. C. Dickson, a former secretary of the Portland Anti-slavery Society.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Maine

date approved: 6/20/2019

last visited: never

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Civil Rights MemorialsPadre Felix Varela Y Morales - New York, NY

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A bronze plaque honoring Catholic priest, author, and human rights activist Padre Felix Varela y Morales is located on the façade of the Church of the Transfiguration at 25 Mott Street, NY, NY.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: New York

date approved: 6/17/2019

last visited: never

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Civil Rights MemorialsRainbow Crosswalk - Galveston, TX

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A pair of "Rainbow" Crosswalks have been painted at the Galveston City Hall, crossing Rosenberg Ave, in recognition of LGBTQ Pride Month.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: Texas

date approved: 6/11/2019

last visited: never

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Civil Rights MemorialsPortland Freedom Trail: Hack Stand of Charles H. L. Pierre - Portland, ME

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A Portland Freedom Trail marker is located on Middle Street at the corner of India Street at the former site of the hack stand of Charles H. L. Pierre, a conductor on the Underground Railroad.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Maine

date approved: 6/8/2019

last visited: never

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Civil Rights MemorialsPull The Plug, Ring The Change - Hyde, UK

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This statue of two children commemorates the actions of the Chartists who campaigned for improved working conditions and voting rights.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: North West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/7/2019

last visited: never

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Civil Rights MemorialsLincoln's Gettysburg Address - Gettysburg, PA

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A marker of Lincoln's face with his infamous Gettysburg Address which was polished inside this building shortly before he gave it.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/7/2019

last visited: 6/7/2019

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Civil Rights MemorialsGettysburg Address - Gettysburg, PA

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A plaque with the Gettysburg Address on it located at the entrance to the Gettysburg National Military Park visitor center.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/7/2019

last visited: 6/7/2019

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Civil Rights MemorialsPortland Freedom Trail - Eastman House - Portland, ME

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A Portland Freedom Trail marker at the corner of Mountfort and Newbury Streets marks the site of the Eastman House. The residents, the Eastmans and Stephensons were a conductors on the Underground Railroad.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Maine

date approved: 5/28/2019

last visited: never

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Civil Rights MemorialsPortland Freedom Trail - Friends (Quaker) Meeting House - Portland, ME

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A Portland Freedom Trail marker at Lincoln Park at the corner of Federal and Pearl Streets marks the site of the Friends Meeting House where William Lloyd Garrison started the Maine anti-slavery movement in 1832.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Maine

date approved: 5/27/2019

last visited: never

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Civil Rights MemorialsToussaint Louverture - La Rochelle, Nouvelle Aquitaine, France

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[FR] Toussaint Louverture, leader de la Révolution Haïtienne. [EN] Toussaint Louverture, leader of the Haitian Revolution.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bono2333

location: Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France

date approved: 5/16/2019

last visited: 6/3/2019

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Civil Rights MemorialsWendell Phillips - Boston, MA

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A bronze bust of orator, abolitionist, native American and women's rights activist Wendell Phillips is located in the Bates Reading Room of the McKim Building of the Boston Public Library at 700 Boylston St., Boston, MA.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 5/5/2019

last visited: never

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Civil Rights MemorialsAlice Stone Blackwell - Boston, MA

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A marble bust of women's rights activist Alice Stone Blackwell is located next to her mother, Lucy Stone, in the Bates Reading Room of the McKim Building of the Boston Public Library at 700 Boylston St., Boston, MA.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 5/3/2019

last visited: never

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Civil Rights MemorialsLucy Stone - Boston, MA

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A marble bust of women's rights activist Lucy Stone is located in the Bates Reading Room of the McKim Building of the Boston Public Library at 700 Boylston St., Boston, MA.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 5/1/2019

last visited: never

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Civil Rights MemorialsThe First Declaration of Human Rights by Cyrus the Great - San Diego, CA

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The plaque to Cyrus the Great's First Declaration of Human Rights is located near the House of Iran in San Diego's Balboa Park, California.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member denben

location: California

date approved: 4/16/2019

last visited: never

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Civil Rights MemorialsSix Amistad Captives - New Haven, CT

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A cenotaph monument the memory of six Amistad captives who died before they were freed and never returned to Sierra Leone is located in Grove Street Cemetery, 227 Grove Street, New Haven, CT.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Connecticut

date approved: 4/13/2019

last visited: never

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Civil Rights MemorialsLincoln Memorial - Washington, DC

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One of the best known monuments in all of Washington.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 4/9/2019

last visited: 4/7/2007

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Civil Rights MemorialsNational Museum of African American History and Culture - Washington, DC

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The newest Smithsonian Museum to open on the National Mall did so in 2016.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 4/9/2019

last visited: 4/9/2019

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Civil Rights MemorialsJuneteenth - Galveston, TX

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A statue depicting the reading of House Bill 1016 (passed by 66th Legislature, Regular Session), declaring June 19, "Emancipation Day in Texas," a legal state holiday effective January 1, 1980.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: Texas

date approved: 4/9/2019

last visited: never

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Civil Rights MemorialsMemorial to the Murdered Members of the Reichstag - Berlin, Germany

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Honoring 96 members of Germany's last democratically elected parliament who were murdered by the Nazis.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bernd das Brot Team

location: Berlin, Germany

date approved: 4/5/2019

last visited: 5/19/2019

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Civil Rights MemorialsStreik an der Lauensteinschen Waggonfabrik - Hamburg, Deutschland

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Wandbild von Hildegund Schuster zum Streik an der Lauensteinschen Waggonfabrik.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Windschattenwanderer

location: Hamburg, Germany

date approved: 3/27/2019

last visited: never

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Civil Rights MemorialsBishop Calvin Wallace Woods, Sr. Civil Rights Pioneer and Pastor -- Birmingham AL

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In Alabama state historical marker in honor of Bishop Calvin Wallace Woods, Sr., a local Civil Rights leader, at Kelly Ingram Park in Birmingham AL

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Alabama

date approved: 3/8/2019

last visited: 1/16/2019

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Civil Rights MemorialsKneeling Ministers -- Kelly Ingram Park, Birmingham AL

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The Kneeling Ministers sculpture at Kelly Ingram Park in Birmingham AL is listed on the SIRIS databaseKneeling Ministers -- Kelly Ingram Park, Birmingham AL[

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Alabama

date approved: 3/8/2019

last visited: 1/16/2019

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Civil Rights MemorialsFire Hosing -- Kelly Ingram park, Birmingham AL

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Third of three powerful sculptures by James Drake recalls the fire hoses turned on peaceful civil rights protesters by the Birmingham Fore Department in the early 1960s

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Alabama

date approved: 3/8/2019

last visited: 1/16/2019

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Civil Rights MemorialsJailed Children (Children's March) -- Birmingham AL

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A second powerful sculpture by James Drake highlights the bravery of young black schoolchildren who marched peacefully for their right to attend white schools, knowing that they would be jailed in the Birmingham city jail for that

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Alabama

date approved: 3/8/2019

last visited: 1/16/2019

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Civil Rights MemorialsPolice and Dog Attack -- Kelly Ingram Park, Birmingham AL

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A powerful and evocative sculpture of police dogs attacking stands at Kelly Ingram Park, a memorial of the horrifically violent responses unleashed upon peaceful African-American protesters by city officials during the civil rights era in Birmingham

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Alabama

date approved: 3/8/2019

last visited: 1/16/2019

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