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Asbury Temple United Methodist Church

  • 201 S Alston Ave
  • Durham, NC 27701

United Methodist Church led by Reverend Shane Benjamin. In the late 1950s, Rev. Douglas E. Moore helped pioneer and mentor the student sit-in movement to integrate white-only lunch counters in the South. He was the first N.C. delegate to the Southern Christian Leadership Conference.

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Durham Convention & Visitors Bureau
212 W Main St #101
Durham, NC 27701 USA
Phone: (919) 687-0288
Toll Free: (800) 446-8604