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Greenville in Washington County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Charley Patton

King of the Delta Blues

 
 
Charley Patton Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, August 27, 2017
1. Charley Patton Marker
Inscription.
1891 - 1934
b. Heron's Place
Hinds Co.
d. Heathman-Dedham Plnt.
Sunflower Co.

Screamin' and Hollerin'
the Blues.

 
Erected by the Greenville Blues Walk Association.
 
Location. 33° 24.765′ N, 91° 3.856′ W. Marker is in Greenville, Mississippi, in Washington County. Marker can be reached from South Walnut Street south of Washington Avenue, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Embedded in the sidewalk near W.L. Burle Engineers office. Marker is at or near this postal address: 111 South Walnut Street, Greenville MS 38701, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mississippi Sheiks (a few steps from this marker); Donald Hayes Brown (within shouting distance of this marker); Walter Horn, Jr. (within shouting distance of this marker); B. B. King (within shouting distance of this marker); James Michael Dill (within shouting distance of this marker); George "All Nite" Allen (within shouting distance of this marker); Charles K. Rickard (within shouting distance of this marker); David "Honey Boy" Edwards (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Greenville.
 
Also see . . .
Charley Patton image. Click for full size.
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2. Charley Patton
This is the only known picture of Patton in existence.
 Wikipedia arricle on Charley PAtton. (Submitted on September 26, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
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Charley Patton Marker is mounted in sidewalk in distance just past green colored building. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, August 27, 2017
3. Charley Patton Marker is mounted in sidewalk in distance just past green colored building.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 26, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 26, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 99 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 26, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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