Columbus in Lowndes County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
First Home of Tennessee Williams
Erected 1974 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music • Entertainment. In addition, it is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program series list. A significant historical month for this entry is March 1839.
Location. 33° 29.681′ N, 88° 25.82′ W. Marker is in Columbus, Mississippi, in Lowndes County. Marker is on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 300 Main Street, Columbus MS 39701, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Tennessee Williams Visitors Center (a few steps from this marker); St. Paul's Episcopal Church (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Columbus Mississippi Blues (about 400 feet away); Columbus (about 700 feet away); Confederate Decoration Day Robinson Road (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Methodist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Christian Church (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbus.
Additional keywords. LGBT, LGBTQ
Credits. This page was last revised on November 23, 2019. It was originally submitted on June 26, 2008, by Davis Darryl Hartness of Columbus, Mississippi. This page has been viewed 1,754 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on June 26, 2008, by Davis Darryl Hartness of Columbus, Mississippi. 2, 3. submitted on July 2, 2008, by Davis Darryl Hartness of Columbus, Mississippi. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.