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

Frank Goad Clement

 
 
Frank Goad Clement Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 24, 2013
1. Frank Goad Clement Marker
Inscription. Born on this site, June 1920, Clement spent his childhood in Dickson. Famous as an orator, he was three times elected Governor of Tennessee, for a two-year term in 1952 and for four-year terms in 1954 and 1962. Among the programs inaugurated during his tenure were the organization of the Department of Mental Health, creation of the state’s first speech and hearing center, beginning of a long-range highway construction project, and the providing of free textbooks for school children.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commision. (Marker Number 3E 13.)
 
Location. 36° 4.517′ N, 87° 23.333′ W. Marker is in Dickson, Tennessee, in Dickson County. Marker is on Frank Clement Place east of South Main Street, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. The marker is attached to the front of the Hotel Halbrook building. Marker is in this post office area: Dickson TN 37055, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mile Post 42 (a few steps from this marker); Civil War Railroad (a few steps from this marker); First National Bank (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Irish Shanty
Frank Goad Clement Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 24, 2013
2. Frank Goad Clement Marker
(approx. 7.2 miles away); Camp Gillem (approx. 7.2 miles away); To All Who Served (approx. 7.6 miles away); Civil War In Charlotte (approx. 7.6 miles away); Fighting for Freedom (approx. 9.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Dickson.
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 326 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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