Memphis in Shelby County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Erected by Shelby County Mayor William N. Morris, Jr. and Memphis Mayor W. W. Herenton.
Location. 35° 8.602′ N, 90° 3.27′ W. Marker is in Memphis, Tennessee, in Shelby County. Marker is on Union Avenue east of South Front Street. Touch for map. Mounted on the wall of the Cotton Exchange building. Marker is at or near this postal address: 65 Union Avenue, Memphis TN 38103, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First "Talkies" (within shouting distance of this marker); Cotton Exchange Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Civil War Hospital WDIA (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Black Radio Station (about 500 feet away); Memphis Queen II (about 700 feet away); Civil War Capitol (approx. 0.2 miles away); Schools For Freedmen (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Memphis.
Also see . . . John Grisham bio from his website. (Submitted on April 15, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on April 15, 2018. This page originally submitted on April 15, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 36 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 15, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.