Nashville in Davidson County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Desegregating Nashville's Lunch Counters
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 3A 157.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 36° 10.16′ N, 86° 48.383′ W. Marker is in Nashville, Tennessee, in Davidson County. Marker is at the intersection of Dr. D. B. Todd, Jr. Blvd and Jefferson Street, Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Nashville TN 37208, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Donley Harold Turpin, D. D. S. (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Jubilee Hall (about 400 feet away); Meharry Medical College (about 600 feet away); Academic Building At Fisk University (about 700 feet away); The John Wesley Work Home (approx. 0.2 miles away); Thomas W. Talley (approx. 0.2 miles away); Talley-Brady Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hulda Margaret Lyttle (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Nashville.
Additional keywords. Desegregation
Categories. • 20th Century • African Americans • Civil Rights • Notable Events •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 16, 2007, by R. E. Smith of Nashville, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 1,636 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 16, 2007, by R. E. Smith of Nashville, Tennessee. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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