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Universal Negro Improvement Association

Marcus Garvey - Beaumont Crescent & UNIA Universal Negro Improvement Association

Erection date: 17/11/2011

Inscription

This building was the headquarters of the Universal Negro Improvement Association (UNIA) from 1935 - 1940. The UNIA is an international Pan African movement founded by Marcus Mosiah Garvey.
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UNIA

Site: Marcus Garvey - Beaumont Crescent & UNIA (2 memorials)

W14, Beaumont Crescent, 2

Garvey's office was in this building. The plaques are either side of the entrance.

Credit for this entry to: Alan Patient of www.plaquesoflondon.co.uk

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Universal Negro Improvement Association

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Universal Negro Improvement Association

Founded by Marcus Garvey in Jamaica. It campaigned against lynching, denial o...

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Marcus Garvey

Pan-African nationalist leader. Born Marcus Mosiah Garvey in St Ann's Bay, Ja...

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Universal Negro Improvement Association

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A very elusive organisation as all we can find about them is that they are co...

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Universal Negro Improvement Association

Founded by Marcus Garvey in Jamaica. It campaigned against lynching, denial o...

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This section lists the other memorials at the same location as the memorial on this page:
Universal Negro Improvement Association

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Marcus Garvey - Beaumont Crescent

The plaque is very badly eroded and partly illegible, maybe the result of hav...

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