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Alamo in Crockett County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Robert H. White, Ph. D.

(1883 - 1970)

 
 
Robert H. White. Ph. D. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ken Smith, February 25, 2012
1. Robert H. White. Ph. D. Marker
Inscription. Robert H. "Bob" White was born in Crockett County 10 miles west of this site. He served 15 years as Tennessee's first official State Historian. He had previously served as a college teacher and a consultant to many departments of state government as well as to the Tennessee Valley Authority. He was a distinguished author and a recognized humorous lecturer.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 4D 38.)
 
Location. 35° 47.098′ N, 89° 7.029′ W. Marker is in Alamo, Tennessee, in Crockett County. Marker is at the intersection of Bells Street (Tennessee Route 88) and South Court Street, on the right when traveling north on Bells Street. Click for map. On the south west corner of the courthouse lawn. Marker is in this post office area: Alamo TN 38001, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 16 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cherryville (approx. 5.2 miles away but has been reported missing); First Strawberries (approx. 6.6 miles away); Thomas Conyers, Sr. (approx. 10.6 miles away); First United Methodist Church (approx. 11.4 miles away); Samuel Cole Williams
Robert H. White. Ph. D. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ken Smith, February 25, 2012
2. Robert H. White. Ph. D. Marker
(approx. 11.5 miles away); Tabernacle (approx. 11.8 miles away); Dunbar (approx. 15.5 miles away); Gen. Jacob Jennings Brown (approx. 15.5 miles away).
 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 437 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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