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New Jersey house associated with Martin Luther King Jr declared ineligible for historic site listing

A years long effort by a local activist to persuade the state of New Jersey to recognize a Camden house with ties to the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. as a historic site has hit a roadblock, as officials declared the property ineligible.


Activist Patrick Duff contended that King lived in the house at 753 Walnut St. while he was a graduate student at the now-closed Crozer Theological Seminary in Upland, Delaware County.


https://www.inquirer.com/news/new-jersey/martin-luther-king-camden-nj-historic-preservation-20200202.html

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