Memphis in Shelby County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
The Memphis Home of W.C. Handy
Location. 35° 8.34′ N, 90° 2.941′ W. Marker is in Memphis, Tennessee, in Shelby County. Marker is on 352 Beale Street west of South Danny Thomas Boulevard (Tennessee Route 1). Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Memphis TN 38103, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Solvent Savings Bank (within shouting distance of this marker); Sara Roberta Church (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Church Park (about 400 feet away); Mary Church Terrell (about 400 feet away); Nat D. Williams (about 400 feet away); Phi Beta Sigma/Abram Langston Taylor (about 500 feet away); Rufus Thomas, Jr. (about 500 feet away); Pee Wee Saloon (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Memphis.
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