Jonesborough in Washington County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
1876 - 1913
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 1A 28.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Education. In addition, it is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1854.
Location. 36° 17.737′ N, 82° 28.193′ W. Marker is in Jonesborough, Tennessee, in Washington County. Marker is on E Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Jonesborough TN 37659, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are Thomas Emmerson (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Jacob Brown (approx. 0.2 miles away); Jonesborough (approx. 0.2 miles away); Chester Inn (approx. ¼ mile away); Captain Christopher Taylor Home (approx. ¼ mile away); Christopher Taylor House (approx. ¼ mile away); State Seal (approx. 0.3 miles away); First Abolition Publications (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jonesborough.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 29, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,317 times since then and 34 times this year. Last updated on May 11, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 29, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.