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Adolphus Heiman

1809 - 1862

 
 
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By R. E. Smith, September 2, 2007
1. Adolphus Heiman Marker
Inscription. Born Potsdam, Prussia. Came to Nashville 1838. Lived in home on this site. Architect, Engineer & Builder; Designed Univ. of Nash. Main Bldg., Central State Hosp. Main Bldg., Suspension Bridge over Cumberland River. Masonic Leader; Adj. U.S. Army Mexican War; Col. 10th Tenn. Inf. Reg. C.S.A. Civil War. Buried in Confederate Circle, Mount Olivet Cemetery.
 
Erected 1977 by The Historical Commission of Metropolitan Nashville and Davidson County. (Marker Number 64.)
 
Location. 36° 10.384′ N, 86° 47.553′ W. Marker is in Nashville, Tennessee, in Davidson County. Marker is on Jefferson Street, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Nashville TN 37208, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Assumption Church / Cardinal Stritch (approx. 0.2 miles away); Germantown Historic District (approx. 0.2 miles away); Freeland's Station (approx. 0.4 miles away); Marathon Motor Car (approx. 0.6 miles away); Richardson House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Tomb of James Knox Polk (approx.
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By R. E. Smith, September 2, 2007
2. Adolphus Heiman Marker (Reverse Side)
0.7 miles away); Holy Rosary Cathedral (approx. 0.7 miles away); Site of Original Gas Works (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Nashville.
 
Categories. Notable PersonsWar, US Civil
 
Adolphus Heiman Marker image. Click for full size.
By R. E. Smith, September 2, 2007
3. Adolphus Heiman Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 4, 2008, by R. E. Smith of Nashville, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 1,657 times since then and 62 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 26, 2008, by R. E. Smith of Nashville, Tennessee. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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