Chattanooga in Hamilton County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
The Steele Home for Needy Children
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 2A 95.)
Location. 35° 2.865′ N, 85° 17.626′ W. Marker is in Chattanooga, Tennessee, in Hamilton County. Marker is on Palmetto Street 0.1 miles south of East Third Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. The marker is located at the Challenger STEM Learning Center at the southeast corner of the Challenger Field on the campus of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. It is within the secured fenced-in athletic fields, but can be viewed by the street. Marker is at or near this postal address: 855 East Fifth Street, Chattanooga TN 37403, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. To the Memory of Our Confederate Dead (approx. S.W. Angle of Fort Wood (approx. 0.2 miles away); The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga (approx. 0.4 miles away); Bessie Smith (approx. half a mile away); First Presbyterian Church (approx. half a mile away); Walden Hospital (approx. half a mile away); A Point in the Line of Works (approx. half a mile away); Point in the Line of Fort Sherman (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chattanooga.
Also see . . . Almira S. Steele | Entries | Tennessee Encyclopedia. (Submitted on June 21, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 21, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 285 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 21, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.