Clarksville in Montgomery County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Clarksville's Slave Market
Erected 2022 by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 3C 89.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Notable Places. In addition, it is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1860.
Location. 36° 31.659′ N, 87° 21.526′ W. Marker is in Clarksville, Tennessee, in Montgomery County. Marker is at the intersection of North 2nd Street and Franklin Street, on the right when traveling south on Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 139 Franklin St, Clarksville TN 37040, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Legion Street (within shouting distance of this marker); 1971 (within shouting distance of this marker); 2017 (within shouting distance of this marker); Nature's Fury / Water ... Always a Powerful Presence (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Grand Judicial Building Constructed ... Citizens Celebrate (about 300 feet away); Disaster Strikes Again ... Courthouse Rises from Ashes (about 300 feet away); 1999 (about 300 feet away); Blaze Consumes 15 Acres ... Downtown & Courthouse Destroyed (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Clarksville.
Credits. This page was last revised on September 4, 2022. It was originally submitted on September 4, 2022, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 266 times since then and 181 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 4, 2022, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.