Canaan African Methodist Episcopal Church and Community

Address: 3046 Ashwood Rd Columbia, TN 38401 Phone: (931) 379-3566
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Located at the corners of the Zion lands and Polk plantations, this area became a natural settlement for former slaves. For 100 years after the end of the Civil War, the Canaan Community was a vibrant, crowded, African-American neighborhood. The old Canaan School House, restored by the community, is a testament to that period. Also notice the historic cemetery.

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City: Columbia, TN
Subregion: Middle Tennessee

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