Memphis in Shelby County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
The Memphis Home of W.C. Handy
Location. 35° 8.34′ N, 90° 2.941′ W. Marker is in Memphis, Tennessee, in Shelby County. Marker is on 352 Beale Street west of South Danny Thomas Boulevard (Tennessee Route 1). 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. This Plaque is Dedicated to Father and Son, Leaders of Their Race (within shouting distance of this marker); Solvent Savings Bank (within shouting distance of this marker); Church Park Auditorium (within shouting distance of this marker); Sara Roberta Church (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Church Park (about 400 feet away); Mary Church Terrell (about 400 feet away); Nat D. Williams (about 400 feet away); Phi Beta Sigma/Abram Langston Taylor (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Memphis.
Categories. • African Americans • Arts, Letters, Music • Entertainment •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 30, 2007, by Dee Evans of Chicago, Illinois. This page has been viewed 1,264 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 30, 2007, by Dee Evans of Chicago, Illinois. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.