Universal Negro Improvement Association
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe
N 39° 58.754 W 075° 09.688
18S E 486213 N 4425464
Quick Description: Founded in 1917 by Marcus Garvey, this movement inspired African-American pride.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 5/2/2020 10:48:37 AM
Waymark Code: WM12D31
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member The Leprechauns
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Long Description:
Universal Negro Improvement Association-Founded in 1917 by Marcus Garvey, this movement inspired African-American pride. It encouraged self-reliance, spread news of interest to Blacks, and urged them to establish nationhood in Africa.
Marker Name: Universal Negro Improvement Association

County: Philadelphia

Date Dedicated: 4/11/1992

Marker Type: City

Location: 1609-11 Cecil B. Moore Ave., Philadelphia

Category: African American

Website: [Web Link]

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