DURKEVILLE HISTORICAL SOCIETY

JACKSONVILLE, FL

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The Durkeeville Historical Society is a non-profit organization located in Jacksonville, Florida. It was founded in 1997 and is dedicated to preserving the history and culture of the Durkeeville community, which was one of the first African-American neighborhoods in Jacksonville.

The society operates out of the Old Stanton Vocational High School, which was built in 1917 and served as a center for African-American education until the 1970s. The building was restored by the society and now serves as a museum and community center.

The Durkeeville Historical Society has a collection of artifacts, photographs, and documents related to the history of the community. It offers tours of the museum and hosts events and educational programs throughout the year.

The society also works to promote the economic development and revitalization of the Durkeeville community. It partners with local businesses and organizations to promote the area's history and culture, and to attract visitors and investment.

Overall, the Durkeeville Historical Society serves as an important resource for preserving the history and culture of one of Jacksonville's most historic and influential communities.

DURKEVILLE HISTORICAL SOCIETY is a Historical Societies, Historic Preservation in JACKSONVILLE FL. US MID #8401201008

The museum is classed as HSC (Historical Societies, Historic Preservation). It comes under American Alliance of Museums (AAM) region: Southeastern (Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia).

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DURKEEVILLE HISTORICAL SOCIETY INC
1293 W 19TH ST
JACKSONVILLE
FL
32209-5073

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DURKEVILLE HISTORICAL SOCIETY Information

MID # 8401201008
Name DURKEEVILLE HISTORICAL SOCIETY INC
Alternate Name DURKEVILLE HISTORICAL SOCIETY
Classification Historical Societies, Historic Preservation, , Southeastern
Federal Employer Identification Number (EIN) 593551482
NTEECC A80
Tax period of the latest return filed (YYYYMM) 201309
INCOME 0
REVENUE 0
LAT/LONG 30.35514, -81.675407
CODES FIPS State Code: 12
FIPS County Code: 031
US Census Tract: 001500
US Census Block: 3003