Greenville in Washington County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
this block was once the center
of Washington County commerce and finance.
Eight buildings once existed across the street.
H.B. Nelken began in real estate and retail
at the turn of the 20th Century.
He built the city's first apartment building in 1937.
Erected by NRP Nelken Realty Properties.
Location. 33° 24.695′ N, 91° 3.775′ W. Marker is in Greenville, Mississippi, in Washington County. Marker is on South Poplar Street 0.1 miles north of Main Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 126 South Poplar Street, Greenville MS 38701, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First National Bank Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Greenville's Writers (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Greenville Trolley System (about 500 feet away); James Michael Dill (about 500 feet away); George "All Nite" Allen (about 500 feet away); Charles K. Rickard David "Honey Boy" Edwards (about 600 feet away); Where Main Street Meets the River (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Greenville.
Also see . . . Company website information. (Submitted on October 21, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Notable Buildings •
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