Historic Markers Across Alabama



Carrie A. Tuggle 1858 - 1924



Marker ID:  
Location: at the intersection of 5th Avenue North and 16th Street North, Birmingham, Alabama
County: Jefferson
Coordinates: N 33° 30.936    W 086° 48.816
  33.5156    -86.8136
Style: Carved Stone **
Waymark: None
 



Text:

In Tribute to
Carrie A. Tuggle
1858 - 1924

Scholar, Teacher and Christian.



A life of unselfish service to the troubled and the homeless black boys and girls.

In 1903, she founded a school and orphanage, the Tuggle Institute.

Erected 1979 by Fletcher, Tuggle Committee, Inc.







End of Carrie A. Tuggle 1858 - 1924