Flagstaff in Coconino County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
“The Gandy Dancer”
Clyde "Ross" Morgan, Sculptor
Erected 2000 by City of Flagstaffs Public Art Program.
Location. 35° 11.82′ N, 111° 38.885′ W. Marker is in Flagstaff, Arizona, in Coconino County. Marker is at the intersection of Route 66 and South San Francisco Street, on the right when traveling east on Route 66. Touch for map. Marker is on southeast corner,. Marker is in this post office area: Flagstaff AZ 86001, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Donahue Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Aubineau / Andreatos Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Two Spots (within shouting distance of this marker); Coconino Chop House Ricket & Brooks Bldg. (about 300 feet away); Railroad Depot (about 400 feet away); Transcontinental Railroad Centennial (about 400 feet away); Aubineau Building (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Flagstaff.
Also see . . . YouTube Posting - Details of the Gandy Dancers. An example of Gandy Dancing telling the story of African-American Gandy Dancers from the South. (Submitted on July 20, 2010.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 19, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 1,847 times since then and 43 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 19, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. 4, 5. submitted on July 2, 2011, by Bob (peach) Weber of Prescott Valley, Arizona. 6. submitted on September 15, 2012, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.