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List of African American historic places in Florida

This list of African American Historic Places in Florida is based on a book by the National Park Service, The Preservation Press, the National Trust for Historic Preservation, and the National Conference of State Historic Preservation Officers.

For National List of African American Historic Places use this link.
Contents: Counties in Florida with African American Historic Places 
Alachua - Baker - Duval - Escambia - Franklin - Lee - Leon - Miami-Dade - Monroe - Putnam - St. Johns - St. Lucie - Santa Rosa - Seminole - Volusia

Some of these sites are on the National Register of Historic Places (NR) as independent sites or as part of larger historic district. Several of the sites are National Historic Landmarks (NRL). Others have Florida historical markers (HM). The citation on historical markers is given in the reference. The location listed is the nearest community to the site. More precise locations are given in the reference.

Alachua County

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Methodist church in the Pleasant Street Historic District
  • Gainesville
    • Liberty Hill Schoolhouse
    • Pleasant Street Historic District

Baker County

Broward County

  • Fort Lauderdale
    • Old Dillard High School
    • Woodlawn Cemetery (Fort Lauderdale)

Clay County

  • Orange Park
    • Joseph Green House
    • Orange Park Negro Elementary School

Duval County

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Masonic Temple

Escambia County

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St. Michael's Creole Benevolent Association Hall
  • Pensacola
    • James House
    • St. Michael's Creole Benevolent Association Hall

Franklin County

Hillsborough County, Florida

Lee County

  • Fort Myers
    • Paul Lawrence Dunbar School
  • Sanibel
    • Sanibel Colored School

Leon County

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Carnegie Library at FAMU, Southeastern Regional Black Archives Research Center and Museum

Manatee County

  • Bradenton
    • Family Heritage House Museum State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota

Marion County

  • Ocala
    • Fessenden Academy
    • Mount Zion A.M.E. Church

Miami-Dade County

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St. John's Baptist Church

Monroe County

Orange County

Palm Beach County

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Mickens House
  • Lake Worth
    • Osborne School
  • West Palm Beach
    • Mickens House

Putnam County

  • Palatka
    • Newtown
    • Central Academy

St. Johns County

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House in the Lincolnville Historic District

Santa Rosa County

  • Milton
    • Mt. Pilgrim African Baptist Church
    • Zion AME Church, African Methodist Episcopal Church

Seminole County

  • Sanford
    • St. James AME Church

St. Lucie County

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Hurston House

Volusia County

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Mary McLeod Bethune Home, NHL, Daytona Beach, Florida
(c. 2004–2007)
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