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Columbus in Lowndes County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

First Home of Tennessee Williams

 
 
First Home of Tennessee Williams Marker image. Click for full size.
By Davis Darryl Hartness, August 13, 2007
1. First Home of Tennessee Williams Marker
Inscription. One of America's leading playwrights, Tennessee Williams was born here March 26, 1911. He received the Pulitzer Prize for "Streetcar Named Desire" and "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof." Both stories set in the South.
 
Erected 1974 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
 
Location. 33° 29.681′ N, 88° 25.82′ W. Marker is in Columbus, Mississippi, in Lowndes County. Marker is on Main Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 300 Main Street, Columbus MS 39701, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Tennessee Williams Visitors Center (a few steps from this marker); St. Paul's Episcopal Church (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Columbus Mississippi Blues (about 400 feet away); Columbus (about 700 feet away); Confederate Decoration Day (about 700 feet away); Robinson Road (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Methodist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Christian Church (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Columbus.
 
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First Home of Tennessee Home and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Davis Darryl Hartness, July 2, 2008
2. First Home of Tennessee Home and Marker
First Home of Tennessee </b>(Left Side) image. Click for full size.
By Davis Darryl Hartness, July 2, 2008
3. First Home of Tennessee (Left Side)
The marker can be seen on the far left of the picture.
 
 
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