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Nashville in Davidson County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

John Trotwood Moore

1858-1929

 
 
John Trotwood Moore Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin Hoch, March 9, 2012
1. John Trotwood Moore Marker
Inscription. Tennessee novelist, poet, co-author, four-volume history, “Tennessee, the Volunteer State”; publisher, “Trotwood Monthly”; author of short stories; breeder & judge of livestock; teacher, lecturer; beloved companion & raconteur; President, Tennessee Historical Society; State Librarian & Archivist, 1919-1929; lived in his home Arden Place on this site.
 
Erected 1970 by The Historical Commission of Metropolitan Nashville and Davidson County. (Marker Number 38.)
 
Location. 36° 5.721′ N, 86° 48.084′ W. Marker is in Nashville, Tennessee, in Davidson County. Marker is at the intersection of Granny White Pike and Lone Oak Road, on the right when traveling south on Granny White Pike. Touch for map. Located in front of John T Moore Middle School. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4425 Granny White Pike, Nashville TN 37215, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Monroe Harding (approx. 0.3 miles away); Confederate Defenses (approx. 0.4 miles away); Battle of Nashville (approx. half a mile away); Minnesota (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named
John Trotwood Moore Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin Hoch, March 9, 2012
2. John Trotwood Moore Marker
Battle of Nashville (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of Nashville (approx. 0.6 miles away); Dry-Stack Stone Walls (approx. 0.7 miles away); Homes of David Lipscomb (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Nashville.
 
Also see . . .
1. John Trotwood Moore (aka Betsy Trotwood, Trotwood). The Encyclopedia of Alabama (Submitted on March 10, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.) 

2. John Trotwood (1858-1929) and Mary Daniel Moore (1875-1957). The Tennessee Encyclopedia of History & Culture (Submitted on March 10, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.) 
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 9, 2012, by Kevin Hoch of Tulsa, Oklahoma. This page has been viewed 632 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 9, 2012, by Kevin Hoch of Tulsa, Oklahoma. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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