Knoxville in Knox County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
St. James Hotel
—Cradle of Country Music Tour —
The Tennessee Ramblers, a family band from nearby Clinton, Tennessee, were among the musicians who recorded here. One of the band's members, Willie Sievers, was among the first professional female country music guitarists. (Marker Number 17.)
Location. 35° 57.97′ N, 83° 55.175′ W. Marker is in Knoxville, Tennessee, in Knox County. Marker is at the intersection of Wall Avenue and Strong Street, on the right when traveling west on Wall Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at the southeast corner of the block with Tennessee Valley Authority headquaters building. Marker is in this post office area: Knoxville TN 37902, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Elvis Presley (within shouting distance of this marker); Archie Campbell / Chet Atkins (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Market House Bell (about 500 feet away); Knoxville's Market House (about 500 feet away); Krutch Park (about 600 feet away); Father Abram J. Ryan (about 700 feet away); Gay Street (about 800 feet away); Tennessee Ernie Ford (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Knoxville.
Also see . . .
1. Brunswick Records. (Submitted on June 9, 2018, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan.)
2. Tennessee Ramblers (Tennessee Band) (Submitted on June 9, 2018, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan.)
Categories. • Arts, Letters, Music •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 9, 2018. This page originally submitted on June 9, 2018, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan. This page has been viewed 48 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 9, 2018, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan. 3. submitted on June 9, 2018.