Memphis in Shelby County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Beale Street Historic District
Under the provisions of the Historic Sites Act of August 21, 1935 this site possesses exceptional value in commemorating and illustrating the history of the United States.
U.S. Department of the Interior National Park Service
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
Location. 35° 8.346′ N, 90° 3.09′ W. Marker is in Memphis, Tennessee, in Shelby County. Touch for map. Walkway between Beale St. and Lt. George Lee Avenue. 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. Ida B. Wells (within shouting distance of this marker); Pee Wee Saloon (within shouting distance of this marker); The Blues Trail From Mississippi to Memphis (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Rufus Thomas, Jr. (about 300 feet away); Nat D. Williams (about 400 feet away); Hooks Brothers Photography (about 400 feet away); Lansky Brothers (about 700 feet away); The Memphis Home of W.C. Handy (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Memphis.
Categories. • Landmarks •
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