Nashville in Davidson County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Tennessee Baptist Orphans' Home
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 3A 131.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public Work • Churches & Religion • Women. In addition, it is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission series list. A significant historical date for this entry is July 6, 1891.
Location. 36° 9.283′ N, 86° 50.266′ W. Marker is in Nashville, Tennessee, in Davidson County. Marker is at the intersection of Delaware Avenue and 42nd Avenue North, on the right when traveling west on Delaware Avenue. Marker is located at an industrial business, immediately behind a fence that partially obscures it. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4211 Georgia Avenue, Nashville TN 37209, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking Charlotte Road (approx. 0.4 miles away); Preston Taylor (approx. 0.4 miles away); Richland Park (approx. 0.4 miles away); Cockrill School (approx. half a mile away); Cohn School / W.R. Rochelle (1904-1989) (approx. half a mile away); Sylvan Park School (approx. 0.8 miles away); Cavalry Action (Dec 15, 1864) (approx. 0.8 miles away); McConnell Field (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Nashville.
Also see . . . History — Tennessee Baptist Children's Homes. From the organization's website. (Submitted on June 21, 2020, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.)
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