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Clarksville in Montgomery County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

John Montgomery Statue

 
 
John Montgomery Statue Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 24, 2013
1. John Montgomery Statue Marker
Inscription. This statue honors John Montgomery, for whom Montgomery County is named. While on a long hunters' expedition, Montgomery claimed Clarksville, Tennessee’s second oldest city, so named for Gen. George Rogers Clark
 
Erected 2002 by Main Street Clarksville.
 
Location. 36° 31.653′ N, 87° 21.632′ W. Marker is in Clarksville, Tennessee, in Montgomery County. Marker is on North 1st Street south of Main Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Clarksville TN 37040, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Court House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Clarksville in the Civil War (about 400 feet away); Freedom Light (about 400 feet away); Kennedy & Glenn's Bank (about 500 feet away); Town Spring (about 600 feet away); Legion Street (about 600 feet away); Clarence Cameron White (about 600 feet away); Montgomery County Courthouse (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Clarksville.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
John Montgomery Statue Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 24, 2013
2. John Montgomery Statue Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 13, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 280 times since then and 33 times this year. Last updated on April 9, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 13, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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