Historic Markers Across Alabama



Bennett Walker Smith



Marker ID:  
Location: on Cox Creek Parkway (Alabama Route 133), Florence, Alabama
County: Lauderdale
Coordinates: N 34° 48.396    W 087° 37.906
  34.8066    -87.63176666
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: None
 



Text:

Rev. Dr. Bennett W. Smith, as president of the Progressive National Baptist Convention, expanded the organization internationally. Active in Civil Rights in America and South Africa, he counseled President Bill Clinton on racial equality. Inducted 2010 City of Florence Walk of Honor

Erected 2010 by City of Florence Walk of Honor.








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