Nashville in Davidson County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Samuel Allen McElwee
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 3A 163.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 36° 9.979′ N, 86° 48.208′ W. Marker is in Nashville, Tennessee, in Davidson County. Marker is on Jackson Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Nashville TN 37208, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ella Sheppard (Moore) (within shouting distance of this marker); Carl Van Vechten Art Gallery (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Harris Music Building Cravath Hall (about 400 feet away); Fisk Memorial Chapel (about 400 feet away); The Little Theatre (about 400 feet away); Fisk University (about 500 feet away); Thomas W. Talley (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Nashville.
Also see . . .
1. McElwee, Samuel Allen (1857– 1914). (Submitted on January 26, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. Tennessee State Library and Archives - This Honorable Body: African American Legislators in 19th Cen. (Submitted on January 26, 2008, by R. E. Smith of Nashville, Tennessee.)
Categories. • African Americans • Education • Notable Persons • Politics •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 4, 2008, by R. E. Smith of Nashville, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 1,787 times since then and 43 times this year. Last updated on March 14, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 26, 2008, by R. E. Smith of Nashville, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.