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Memphis in Shelby County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Chickasaw Trail

 
 
Chickasaw Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Judith Barber, February 5, 2013
1. Chickasaw Trail Marker
Inscription. The main trail of the Chickasaws from their towns in Pontotoc, Miss., here reached the Bayou Gayoso after following roughly the line of Highway 78, Lamar Boulevard, and Marshall Street.
 
Erected 1969 by Memphis Sesquicentennial, Inc.
 
Location. 35° 8.794′ N, 90° 2.641′ W. Marker is in Memphis, Tennessee, in Shelby County. Marker is at the intersection of North Danny Thomas Boulevard (U.S. 51) and Adams Avenue, on the right when traveling north on North Danny Thomas Boulevard. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 126 N Danny Thomas Blvd, Memphis TN 38104, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Poplar Tunes / One-Stop Shop (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); The First Lee House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Let Freedom Ring (approx. mile away); Eugene Magevney (approx. mile away); 1862 Post Office (approx. mile away); Forrest's Early Home (approx. mile away); St. Peter Catholic Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Forrest and the Memphis Slave Trade (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Memphis.
 
Categories. Native AmericansRoads & Vehicles
 
Chickasaw Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Judith Barber, February 5, 2013
2. Chickasaw Trail Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 13, 2013, by Judith Barber of Marietta, Georgia. This page has been viewed 315 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 13, 2013, by Judith Barber of Marietta, Georgia. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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