|Martin Luther King Jr. Placemarks||JohnT15||9/10/05 8:36 PM|
His birthplace in Atlanta, Ga.
|Re: Martin Luther King Jr. Placemarks||JohnT15||9/10/05 8:37 PM|
Ebenezer Baptist Church, where he and his father preached.
|Re: Martin Luther King Jr. Placemarks||JohnT15||9/10/05 8:43 PM|
Dexter Baptist Church, Kings first "real" job.
|Re: Martin Luther King Jr. Placemarks||JohnT15||9/10/05 9:05 PM|
Lincoln Memorial, site of his "I Have A Dream" speech.
|Re: Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site||Zardoz50||9/13/07 5:32 AM|
Just past noon on January 15, 1929, a son was born to the Reverend and Mrs. Martin Luther King, Sr., in an upstairs bedroom of 501 Auburn Avenue, in Atlanta, Georgia. It was in these surroundings of home, church (Ebenezer Baptist Church), and neighborhood (Sweet Auburn) that "M.L." experienced family and Christian love, segregation in the days of "Jim Crow" laws, diligence and tolerance. I have included the important sites in the park and websites.
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