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Knoxville in Knox County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Father Abram J. Ryan

(1838–1886)

 
 
Father Abram J. Ryan Marker image. Click for full size.
1. Father Abram J. Ryan Marker
Inscription. Confederate chaplain, poet of the Confederacy, author of the requiem of the Lost Cause, “The Conquered Banner,” written at Knoxville soon after Lee’s surrender at Appomattox Court House, April 9, 1865, and pastor of the Immaculate Conception Parish, 1865–1867.
 
Erected by Knoxville - Knox County Civil War Centennial Committee.
 
Location. 35° 58.022′ N, 83° 55.309′ W. Marker is in Knoxville, Tennessee, in Knox County. Marker is at the intersection of West Vine Avenue and Walnut Street, on the left when traveling west on West Vine Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 414 W Vine Ave, Knoxville TN 37902, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Midday Merry-Go-Round (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Archie Campbell / Chet Atkins (about 700 feet away); Civil War Hospital (about 700 feet away); Elvis Presley (about 700 feet away); St. James Hotel (about 700 feet away); The Southern Railway Station (approx. 0.2 miles away); Market House Bell (approx. 0.2 miles away); Knoxville's Market House (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Knoxville.
 
More about this marker.
Reverend Abram J. Ryan image. Click for full size.
Public Domain PD-US
2. Reverend Abram J. Ryan
Has crossed U.S. and Confederate flags at the top.
 
Also see . . .
1. The Conquered Banner. Wikipedia (Submitted on March 27, 2018.) 

2. Lost Cause of the Confederacy. Wikipedia (Submitted on March 27, 2018.) 
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, MusicChurches & ReligionWar, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 27, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 26, 2018, by Daniel Eisenberg of Boca Raton, Florida. This page has been viewed 72 times since then. Last updated on March 27, 2018, by Daniel Eisenberg of Boca Raton, Florida. Photos:   1. submitted on March 26, 2018, by Daniel Eisenberg of Boca Raton, Florida.   2. submitted on March 27, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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