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Knoxville in Knox County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Creation of the Southeastern Conference

 
 
Creation of the Southeastern Conference Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, July 4, 2021
1. Creation of the Southeastern Conference Marker
Inscription.  

The SEC was created in this hotel on December 12, 1932
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: EducationSports. A significant historical date for this entry is December 12, 1932.
 
Location. 35° 57.862′ N, 83° 55.058′ W. Marker is in Knoxville, Tennessee, in Knox County. Marker is at the intersection of South Gay Street and Clinch Avenue, on the right when traveling north on South Gay Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Knoxville TN 37902, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Site of John H. Crozier Home (here, next to this marker); Site of Blount College (a few steps from this marker); Tennessee Theater (a few steps from this marker); Tennessee Ernie Ford (within shouting distance of this marker); Charles Christopher Krutch (within shouting distance of this marker); Gay Street (within shouting distance of this marker); The Everly Brothers (within shouting distance of this marker); Gay Street and the Civil Rights Movement (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Knoxville.
 
Also see . . .  The Southeastern Conference (SEC).
Creation of the Southeastern Conference Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, July 4, 2021
2. Creation of the Southeastern Conference Marker
The marker is on the far right of the hotel seen in this view.
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(Submitted on July 25, 2021, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 25, 2021. It was originally submitted on July 25, 2021, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 37 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 25, 2021, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.

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