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Talley-Brady Hall

 
 
Talley-Brady Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By R. E. Smith, September 2, 2007
1. Talley-Brady Hall Marker
Inscription.  Talley-Brady Hall was named for well-known African-American chemists Thomas Talley and Saint Elmo Brady, both graduates of Fisk University. Talley was chairman of the chemistry department from 1902 to 1927. In 1916 Saint Elmo Brady was one of the first African Americans to receive a Ph.D. degree in chemistry. An internationally recognized authority in the field of alkaloids, Brady was chairman of the chemistry department from 1927 to 1952.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 3A 155.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African AmericansEducationNotable BuildingsScience & Medicine. In addition, it is included in the Historically Black Colleges and Universities, and the Tennessee Historical Commission series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1902.
 
Location. 36° 10.031′ N, 86° 48.303′ W. Marker is in Nashville, Tennessee, in Davidson County. It is in FANG. Marker can be reached from 18th Street North near Jackson Street. Marker is
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on the grounds of Fisk University. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Nashville TN 37208, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Thomas W. Talley (a few steps from this marker); Academic Building At Fisk University (within shouting distance of this marker); Cravath Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Dr. Josie E. Wells (within shouting distance of this marker); Hulda Margaret Lyttle (within shouting distance of this marker); The Little Theatre (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Meharry Medical College (about 300 feet away); Fisk Memorial Chapel (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Nashville.
 
Talley-Brady Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By R. E. Smith, September 2, 2007
2. Talley-Brady Hall Marker
Talley-Brady Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By R. E. Smith, September 2, 2007
3. Talley-Brady Hall Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 7, 2023. It was originally submitted on January 4, 2008, by R. E. Smith of Nashville, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 2,222 times since then and 62 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 26, 2008, by R. E. Smith of Nashville, Tennessee. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.

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