Suffragist and Civil Rights Activist

This marker notes the house where Daisy Lampkin, a prominent suffragist and civil rights activist, lived her productive life. Her obituary proclaimed that–“Mrs. Lampkin’s dynamic fund-raising and relentless zeal were outstanding and uplifting. She cannot be replaced. Fortunately, she can be emulated.” A politician said, “When she told me to shut up and sit down. I shut up and sat down.”

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