Memphis in Shelby County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
WLOK Radio Station
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 4E 135.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Arts, Letters, Music • Communications • Entertainment. In addition, it is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1977.
Location. 35° 8.146′ N, 90° 3.379′ W. Marker is in Memphis, Tennessee, in Shelby County. Marker is on South Second Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Memphis TN 38103, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Lorraine Motel (about 600 feet away, measured The Blues Foundation (approx. 0.2 miles away); 1866 Memphis Massacre (approx. 0.2 miles away); Modern Movie~Making In Memphis (approx. ¼ mile away); Clayborn Temple (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Blues Trail From Mississippi to Memphis (approx. 0.3 miles away); Beale Street #2 (approx. 0.3 miles away); Beale Street #1 (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Memphis.
Also see . . . WLOK Radio Station. (Submitted on November 21, 2008, by R. E. Smith of Nashville, Tennessee.)
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