Nashville in Davidson County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Arna Wendell Bontemps
1902 - 1973
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 3A 153.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 36° 9.911′ N, 86° 48.293′ W. Marker is in Nashville, Tennessee, in Davidson County. Marker is at the intersection of Dr DB Todd Jr Blvd and Morena Street, on the left when traveling north on Dr DB Todd Jr Blvd. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 919 Dr DB Todd Jr Blvd, Nashville TN 37208, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fisk University (within shouting distance of this marker); James Weldon Johnson Home (within shouting distance of this marker); Carl Van Vechten Art Gallery (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Little Theatre (about 400 feet away); Samuel Allen McElwee (about 600 feet away); Ella Sheppard (Moore) (about 600 feet away); Hulda Margaret Lyttle (about 700 feet away); Talley-Brady Hall (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Nashville.
Categories. • 20th Century • African Americans • Arts, Letters, Music •
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 1,382 times since then and 38 times this year. Last updated on January 26, 2008, by R. E. Smith of Nashville, Tennessee. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 5, 2008, by R. E. Smith of Nashville, Tennessee. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.