Memphis in Shelby County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Thomas Alva Edison
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 4E 69.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 35° 8.786′ N, 90° 3.084′ W. Marker is in Memphis, Tennessee, in Shelby County. Marker is on North Court Street west of North 2nd Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. The marker is across the street from the Court Square Park. Marker is in this post office area: Memphis TN 38103, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 128 Court Street (a few steps from this marker); Tennessee Club (within shouting distance of this marker); Piggly Wiggly (within shouting distance of this marker); James H. Malone WMC Radio Station (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Civil War Capitol (about 500 feet away); Calvary Protestant Episcopal Church (about 600 feet away); Shelby County Courthouse (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Memphis.
Categories. • Communications • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on December 17, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 25, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 363 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 25, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.