Howard Thurman House

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Howard Thurman House
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Howard Thurman House is located in Volusia County
Howard Thurman House
Location Daytona Beach, Florida
Coordinates 29°11′54″N 81°1′19″W / 29.19833°N 81.02194°W / 29.19833; -81.02194Coordinates: 29°11′54″N 81°1′19″W / 29.19833°N 81.02194°W / 29.19833; -81.02194
NRHP Reference # 90000100[1]
Added to NRHP February 23, 1990
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The Howard Thurman House is the historic home of Howard Thurman in Daytona Beach, Florida, United States. It is located at 614 Whitehall Street. Supporters including Reverend Jefferson P. Rogers, a former student of Thurman's at Howard University[2] and tennis champion and activist Arthur Ashe,[3] worked to preserve the house. It was added to the U.S. National Register of Historic Places on February 23, 1990.

References and external links[edit]

  1. ^ National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Obituary, Dr. Jefferson P. Rogers, "Pastor, Scholar, Civil Rights Activist," Daytona Beach News Journal, Aug. 10, 2014.
  3. ^ Days of Grace: A Memoir. Ashe, Arthur and Arnold Rampersad, Ballantine Books, 1993, pp. 320.