Memphis in Shelby County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 2014 by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 4E 97.)
Location. 35° 6.504′ N, 89° 58.604′ W. Marker is in Memphis, Tennessee, in Shelby County. Marker is at the intersection of Park Avenue and Hanley Street, on the right when traveling west on Park Avenue. Click for map. On the grounds of the Orange Mound Community Center. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2572 Park Ave, Memphis TN 38114, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mt. Moriah Baptist Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Zippin Pippin / Libertyland (approx. 0.9 miles away); Heiskell Farm (approx. 0.9 miles away but has been reported missing); Maxwelton (Circa 1855-1860) (approx. John B. Weatherall (approx. 1.2 miles away); The Hiker (approx. 1.3 miles away); Clarence Saunders' "Pink Palace" (approx. 1.4 miles away); Tennessee Williams Play (approx. 1.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Memphis.
More about this marker. Replacement for stolen marker.
Categories. • African Americans •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Steve Masler of Memphis, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 220 times since then and 2 times this year. Last updated on , by Steve Masler of Memphis, Tennessee. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by Steve Masler of Memphis, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.