Stone Temple Baptist Church to Be Considered for Landmarks Honor

January 2016
Chicago Citizen - Chicago Weekend Edition;1/27/2016, Vol. 46 Issue 4, p3
The article focuses on the Stone Temple Baptist Church in North Lawndale, Chicago that has been recommended for a Landmark status by the Chicago Landmarks Commission. Topics covered include Dr. Martin Luther King hosting sermons at the church since 1959, located at W. Douglas Blvd. that was built in 1926 under Reverend J. M. Stone. Also mentioned are the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, the Chicago Freedom Movement and the 1968 Fair Housing Act.


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