Memphis in Shelby County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
WLOK Radio Station
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 4E 135.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 35° 8.146′ N, 90° 3.379′ W. Marker is in Memphis, Tennessee, in Shelby County. Marker is on South Second Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Memphis TN 38103, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Lorraine Motel (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Blues Foundation (approx. 0.2 miles away); 1866 Memphis Massacre (approx. 0.2 miles away); Modern Movie~Making In Memphis The Blues Trail From Mississippi to Memphis (approx. 0.3 miles away); Beale Street #2 (approx. 0.3 miles away); Beale Street #1 (approx. 0.3 miles away); Schools For Freedmen (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Memphis.
Also see . . . WLOK Radio Station. (Submitted on November 21, 2008, by R. E. Smith of Nashville, Tennessee.)
Categories. • 20th Century • African Americans • Communications • Entertainment •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 21, 2008, by R. E. Smith of Nashville, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 1,098 times since then and 31 times this year. Last updated on November 24, 2008, by R. E. Smith of Nashville, Tennessee. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 21, 2008, by R. E. Smith of Nashville, Tennessee. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.