Memphis in Shelby County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
The 1969 Miss Memphis Review
Erected 2019 by Vincent Astor, Mark Jones, The Theater Board and the Shelby County Historical Commission.
Location. 35° 8.563′ N, 90° 0.227′ W. Marker is in Memphis, Tennessee Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1705 Poplar Avenue, Memphis TN 38104, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bettis Family Cemetery (approx. ¼ mile away); The Overton Park Shell/The Levitt Shell At Overton Park (approx. half a mile away); Memphis Belle (approx. 0.6 miles away); Hutchison School (approx. 0.7 miles away); Grace-St. Luke's Episcopal Church (approx. 0.7 miles away); Central Gardens Historic District (approx. ¾ mile away); First Congregational Church (was approx. ¾ mile away but has been reported missing. ); Kuni Wada Bakery Remembrance (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Memphis.
Also see . . .
1. The Vincent Astor Collection. (Submitted on January 10, 2020, by Steve Masler of Memphis, Tennessee.)
2. Historic Marker Unveiling Commemorates First Public Drag Pageant in Memphis. (Submitted on January 10, 2020, by Steve Masler of Memphis, Tennessee.)
Additional keywords. LGBT; LGBTQ; drag shows
Categories. • Arts, Letters, Music • Civil Rights • Entertainment •
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Credits. This page was last revised on January 10, 2020. This page originally submitted on January 10, 2020, by Steve Masler of Memphis, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 39 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 10, 2020, by Steve Masler of Memphis, Tennessee. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.