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Elizabeth Taylor Greenfield

(1809-1876)

 
 
Elizabeth Taylor Greenfield Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 15, 2015
1. Elizabeth Taylor Greenfield Marker
Inscription. Greenfield, who lived here, was one of the 19th century's leading singers, known as the "Black Swan" because of her great vocal range. Her performances were hailed in the U.S. and in England where she sang before the Queen.
 
Erected 1992 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Location. 39° 56.593′ N, 75° 9.547′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Marker is on Rodman Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1013 Rodman St, Philadelphia PA 19147, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Engine Company No. 11 (within shouting distance of this marker); Jacob C. White Jr. (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Henry George (about 400 feet away); Frances E.W. Harper (about 400 feet away); William Whipper (about 500 feet away); Benjamin Banneker Institute (about 500 feet away); Standard Theatre (about 500 feet away); Institute For Colored Youth (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Philadelphia.
 
Also see . . .  Elizabeth Taylor Greenfield - blackpast.org. (Submitted on April 20, 2015, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. African AmericansArts, Letters, MusicEntertainment
 
Elizabeth Taylor Greenfield Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 15, 2015
2. Elizabeth Taylor Greenfield Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 224 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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