North Woodlawn Cemetery (NRIS 100001861)
1936 NW 9th St.,
Florida. County/parish: Broward.
Added to the National Register of Historic Places
November 29, 2017.
Also known as:
- FMSF# BD04879
- Woodlawn Cemetery
- North Woodlawn Cemetery
- North Woodlawn Cemetery, an African-American cemetery located east of Interstate 95 near Sunrise Boulevard in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. It was added to the National Register of Historic Places on 29 November 2017. Founded in the 1920s, lynch victim Reuben Stacey was buried there in 1935. An area that may have been unmarked graves was built over in the construction of Interstate 95 in the 1970s. Another section of unmarked graves of infants may have been paved over in 1995. Burials no longer take place there. It was restored in 2002. (read more...)
National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/100001861