Knoxville in Knox County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Erected by Tennessee Historic Commission. (Marker Number 1E 43.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 35° 57.684′ N, 83° 54.878′ W. Marker is in Knoxville, Tennessee, in Knox County. Marker is on W Hill Ave west of State St. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 200 W Hill Ave, Knoxville TN 37902, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Chisolm's Tavern (a few steps from this marker); Chisholm Tavern (within shouting distance of this marker); Roy Acuff & Hank Williams (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Andrew Johnson Office Plaza (about 400 feet away); Commemorating the Treaty of Holston The Knoxville Girl (about 500 feet away); Old Knox County Courthouse (about 600 feet away); Knox County World War II Memorial (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Knoxville.
Also see . . .
1. Official Website of the Blount Mansion. The website contains information about William Blount and the mansion.
The house was made of sawn lumber to meet Mary Blount's requirement of "a proper wooden house." (Submitted on December 11, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
2. Biography of William Blount. (Submitted on December 11, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
3. William Blount. (Submitted on June 10, 2018, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Notable Buildings • Notable Persons •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 10, 2018. This page originally submitted on December 10, 2007, by Laura Troy of Burke, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,291 times since then and 44 times this year. Last updated on April 6, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. Photos: 1. submitted on June 10, 2018, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan. 2. submitted on December 10, 2007, by Laura Troy of Burke, Virginia. 3. submitted on April 3, 2008, by Matt Gholson of Houston, Texas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.