Sullivan and Richie Jean Jackson House

1416 Lapsley Avenue, Selma, Alabama

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Sullivan and Richie Jean Jackson House

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The Sullivan and Richie Jean Jackson House at 1416 Lapsley Avenue in Selma, Dallas County, Alabama is eligible for listing in the National Register of Historic Places for its national significance under Criterion A, Social History and Ethnic Heritage: Black. The building was a strategy center for the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) during the Selma Civil Rights Movement, 1958-1965. It meets the Registration Requirements for a strategy center as outlined in the Civil Rights Movement in Selma, Alabama, 1865-1972 Multiple Property Submission.

Posted to the NRHP 1-8-2014

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  • August 14, 2014: Added by Dave King

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