Jackson in Madison County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Butler Race Track c. 1825 / Memphis Conference Female Institute 1843-1923
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 4D 37.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Education • Government & Politics. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #07 Andrew Jackson, and the Tennessee Historical Commission series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1825.
Location. 35° 36.714′ N, 88° 48.894′ W. Marker is in Jackson, Tennessee, in Madison County. Marker is at the intersection of Auditorium Street and East Chester Street (U.S. 70), on the left when traveling south on Auditorium Street. Touch for mapTouch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First United Methodist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); St. Luke's Episcopal Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mother Liberty CME Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); General Ulysses S. Grant (approx. ¼ mile away); Lynching in Madison County / Lynching in America (approx. ¼ mile away); Mabel Louise "Big Maybelle" Smith (approx. ¼ mile away); World War I Memorial Fountain (approx. ¼ mile away); Madison County World War I Memorial Fountain (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jackson.
Credits. This page was last revised on January 20, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 17, 2012, by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 432 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 17, 2012, by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.