Birmingham in Jefferson County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
"Co-ome on down, forget your care,
Co-ome on down, you'll see me there!
So long, town, I'm heading for
Tuxedo Junction, now."
Erected 1980 by Alabama Historical Commission / Birmingham Historical Society.
Location. 33° 30.57′ N, 86° 53.154′ W. Marker is in Birmingham, Alabama, in Jefferson County. Marker is at the intersection of 20th Street (Alabama Route 269) and Ensley/5 Points W Avenue, on the right when traveling west on 20th Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Birmingham AL 35218, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Belview Heights Neighborhood (approx. 1.4 miles away); Rickwood Field (approx. 1.7 miles away); a different marker Rickwood Field (approx. 1.7 miles away); Birmingham - Southern College (approx. 2.1 miles away); United Confederate Veterans (approx. 2.7 miles away); Walker Memorial Church (approx. 2.8 miles away); Wilson's Raiders (approx. 2.8 miles away); Smithfield (approx. 2.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Birmingham.
Also see . . . Encylopedia of Alabama - Erskine Hawkins. (Submitted on December 19, 2009, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama.)
Categories. • 20th Century • African Americans • Arts, Letters, Music • Entertainment • Notable Persons • Railroads & Streetcars •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 18, 2009, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. This page has been viewed 1,954 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on December 18, 2009, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. 2, 3. submitted on December 19, 2009, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.