Huntington in Cabell County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Blues & Gospel Singer
“Diamond Teeth” Mary McClain
—August 28, 1902--April 4, 2000 —
Erected 2010 by Presented by the West Virginia Blues Society.
Location. 38° 25.416′ N, 82° 26.448′ W. Marker is in Huntington, West Virginia, in Cabell County. Marker is on Veterans Memorial Blvd. Touch for map. The marker is located in Heritage Village which includes the B&O Depot. Marker is in this post office area: Huntington WV 25701, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At Elk River Coal & Lumber Company #10 Steam Locomotive (a few steps from this marker); B&O Railroad Depot / Heritage Village (a few steps from this marker); The Virginia Road (approx. 0.4 miles away); One Room School Museum (approx. ¾ mile away); Carter Godwin Woodson (approx. 0.8 miles away); Marshall Memorial Boulevard (approx. 1.3 miles away); Marshall Memorial (approx. 1.4 miles away); War Between the States Generals / Spring Hill Cemetery (approx. 1.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Huntington.
Also see . . . Mary "Diamond Teeth" McClain an Original - African American Registry. (Submitted on May 15, 2014, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Categories. • African Americans • Entertainment •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 15, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 354 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 15, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.