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Historic Church That Resisted Segregation - Devon, PA

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Historic Church That Resisted Segregation - Devon, PA

Between 1932 and 1934, this church was the meeting place for families of some 200 students who fought a move by Tredyffrin and Easttown Townships to segregate schools. It has just been listed on the National Register of Historic Places. See the article in the Philadelphia Inquirer, 3/17/15, on p. B1, 8.

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Location: Mount Zion A.M.E. Church , 380 North Fairfield Road, Devon, Pennsylvania, 19333, United States
Listing Category: African American History, Churches, Cathedrals, Mosques, Synagogues, Temples, Civics Lessons, History
Created Date: 06-24-2018

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