Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Mrs. Rosa M. Parks



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Location: US 51 at the intersection with S Main Ave (TN Buss 3), Dyersburg, TN
County: Dyer
Coordinates: N 36° 00.397    W 089° 23.906
  36.00661666    -89.39843333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM3JRQ
 



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Mrs. Rosa M. Parks
Mother of the Modern Civil Right Movement


Mrs. Rosa McCauley Parks (1913-2005). She was tired; her feet ached. The year was 1955 in the month of December when this seamstress was returning home on the