Charleston in Charleston County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Harmon Field / Cannon Street All-Stars
Erected 2014 by City of Charleston. (Marker Number
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Civil Rights • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Sports. A significant historical year for this entry is 1927.
Location. 32° 47.564′ N, 79° 57.18′ W. Marker is in Charleston, South Carolina, in Charleston County. Marker is on President Street south of Fishburne Street, on the right when traveling south. Marker is located beside the sidewalk, at the northeast corner of Charleston's Harmon Field. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 201 President Street, Charleston SC 29403, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Burke High School (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Burke High School (within shouting distance of this marker); Septima P. Clark Expressway (approx. Ό mile away); The Parsonage / Miss Izard's School (approx. 0.3 miles away); Cannon Street Hospital / McClennan Banks Memorial Hospital (approx. 0.4 miles away); Calvary Episcopal Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); Jonathan Jasper Wright (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Calvary Episcopal Church (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Charleston.
Also see . . .
1. Cannon Street All-Stars get Historical Marker. The 1955 Cannon (Submitted on May 9, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.)
2. William E. Harmon Foundation (Wikipedia). The Harmon Foundation was established in 1922 by wealthy real-estate developer and philanthropist William E. Harmon. It originally supported a variety of causes, including playgrounds and nursing programs, but is best known for having served as a large-scale patron of African-American art that helped gain recognition for African-American artists who otherwise would have remained largely unknown. (Submitted on May 9, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.)
Credits. This page was last revised on May 9, 2019. It was originally submitted on May 9, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 129 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on May 9, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.