Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Mrs. Rosa M. Parks



Marker ID:  
Location: on Saint John Avenue TS 3, south of Sylvan Road, Dyersburg, TN
County: Dyer
Coordinates: N 36° 03.893    W 089° 20.739
  36.06488333    -89.34565
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM275G
 



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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 Cleveland Street bus in Montgomery, Alabama. She was ordered t