The Safe House Museum in Greensboro; in 1968 its owner sheltered Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. from Klan members in the area
Magnolia Hall, also known as the McCrary-Otts House, on Otts Street
St. Paul's Episcopal Church on Church Street
The Safe House Black Historic Museum in Greensboro. Martin Luther King Jr. hid here in 1968 to avoid the Ku Klux Klan. The home is now a museum documenting African-American history and the Civil Rights Movement.

He then moved his school into a log house named Hopewell about four miles from Greensboro.

- Tullibody Academy

William Burns Paterson, teacher, founder of Tullibody Academy and Alabama State University

- Greensboro, Alabama

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The Safe House Museum in Greensboro; in 1968 its owner sheltered Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. from Klan members in the area

Hale County, Alabama

County located in the west central portion of the U.S. state of Alabama.

County located in the west central portion of the U.S. state of Alabama.

The Safe House Museum in Greensboro; in 1968 its owner sheltered Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. from Klan members in the area

Its county seat is Greensboro.

Historically William Burns Paterson had set up Tullibody Academy for African Americans in Greensboro.

William Burns Paterson

Educator and horticulturist.

Educator and horticulturist.

Maggie Flack Paterson
Bird's Eye View of Montgomery in 1887, Alabama

In the early part of 1870 he opened a school for negroes near the McFadden plantation in the vicinity of Greensboro.

From 1871 to 1879 he conducted Tullibody Academy for negroes at Greensboro, named after his home village.