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Talley-Brady Hall

 
 
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By R. E. Smith, September 2, 2007
1. Talley-Brady Hall Marker
Inscription. Talley-Brady Hall was named for well-known African-American chemists Thomas Talley and Saint Elmo Brady, both graduates of Fisk University. Talley was chairman of the chemistry department from 1902 to 1927. In 1916 Saint Elmo Brady was one of the first African Americans to receive a Ph.D. degree in chemistry. An internationally recognized authority in the field of alkaloids, Brady was chairman of the chemistry department from 1927 to 1952.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 3A 155.)
 
Location. 36° 10.031′ N, 86° 48.303′ W. Marker is in Nashville, Tennessee, in Davidson County. Marker can be reached from 18th Street North near Jackson Street. Click for map. Marker is on the grounds of Fisk University. Marker is in this post office area: Nashville TN 37208, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Thomas W. Talley (a few steps from this marker); Academic Building At Fisk University (within shouting distance of this marker); Cravath Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Hulda Margaret Lyttle (within shouting distance of this marker); The Little Theatre
Talley-Brady Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By R. E. Smith, September 2, 2007
2. Talley-Brady Hall Marker
(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Meharry Medical College (about 300 feet away); Fisk Memorial Chapel (about 400 feet away); The Harris Music Building (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Nashville.
 
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Talley-Brady Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By R. E. Smith, September 2, 2007
3. Talley-Brady Hall Marker
 
 
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