Alain Leroy Locke
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N 39° 55.240 W 075° 09.327
18S E 486715 N 4418963
Quick Description: Spent most of his life teaching at Howard University, in Washington, D.C.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 1/9/2010 7:07:58 AM
Waymark Code: WM81DZ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Gosffo
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Long Description:
Marker Text: Born here, Locke was an African-American critic and chronicler of the Harlem Renaissance. A Harvard graduate, Rhodes Scholar, and Howard University educator, he was a writer and promoter of Black art and culture.
Marker Name: Alain Leroy Locke

County: Philadelphia

Date Dedicated: 1/1/1991

Marker Type: City

Location: 2221 S 5th St., Philadelphia

Category: African American, Education, Professions & Vocations, Writers

Website: [Web Link]

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