Rutledge Pearson Center
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Rutledge Pearson Center
  1314 Union Street   Mapit
Jacksonville, FL 32209

Amenities offered at this park:
20Car Parking
1Picnic Tables
1Playground Equipment
YesCommunity Center
YesPerimeter Site Fencing

Acres: 0.7
Park Type: Community
Council Person: Warren A. Jones
History: Rutleadge Pearson, was president of the local branch of the NAACP during the height of the civil rights movement. He was a civics teacher who taught his black students lessons that were more reflective of the world that they lived in rather than just the lessons that were put forth in their hand-me-down textbooks.