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Chickasaw Trail

 
 
Chickasaw Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Judith Barber, February 5, 2013
1. Chickasaw Trail Marker
Inscription.  The main trail of the Chickasaws from their towns in Pontotoc, Miss., here reached the Bayou Gayoso after following roughly the line of Highway 78, Lamar Boulevard, and Marshall Street.
 
Erected 1969 by Memphis Sesquicentennial, Inc.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Native AmericansRoads & Vehicles.
 
Location. 35° 8.794′ N, 90° 2.641′ W. Marker is in Memphis, Tennessee, in Shelby County. Marker is at the intersection of North Danny Thomas Boulevard (U.S. 51) and Adams Avenue, on the right when traveling north on North Danny Thomas Boulevard. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 126 N Danny Thomas Blvd, Memphis TN 38104, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Poplar Tunes / One-Stop Shop (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Artesian Water (approx. 0.2 miles away); The First Lee House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Christian Brothers College (approx. ¼ mile away); Let Freedom Ring (approx. ¼ mile away); Eugene Magevney
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By Judith Barber, February 5, 2013
2. Chickasaw Trail Marker
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(approx. ¼ mile away); 1862 Post Office (approx. ¼ mile away); Forrest's Early Home (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Memphis.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on February 13, 2013, by Judith Barber of Marietta, Georgia. This page has been viewed 415 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 13, 2013, by Judith Barber of Marietta, Georgia. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.

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