Memphis in Shelby County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Benjamin Franklin Booth
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 4E 126.)
Location. 35° 8.284′ N, 90° 2.221′ W. Marker is in Memphis, Tennessee, in Shelby County. Marker is on Beale Street, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Cannot be seen from car, as Beale St. is limited to pedestrian traffic. Marker is in this post office area: Memphis TN 38103, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Elvis Presley and Sun Records / Sun Records (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); N. B. Forrest Camp 215 Sons of Confederate Veterans (about 700 feet away); Nathan Bedford Forrest III, Airman (about 700 feet away); Nathan Bedford Forrest (about 800 feet away); Memphis City Hospital (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Memphis.
Categories. • African Americans • Civil Rights • Notable Persons •
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