Memphis in Shelby County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 4E 67.)
Location. 35° 8.342′ N, 90° 2.858′ W. Marker is in Memphis, Tennessee, in Shelby County. Marker is on Beale Street east of South 4th Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Located in Robert Church Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 412 Beale St., Memphis TN 38103, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sara Roberta Church (a few steps from this marker); Mary Church Terrell (a few steps from this marker); Phi Beta Sigma/Abram Langston Taylor Solvent Savings Bank (within shouting distance of this marker); The Memphis Home of W.C. Handy (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Nat D. Williams (approx. 0.2 miles away); Rufus Thomas, Jr. (approx. 0.2 miles away); Universal Life Insurance Building/Universal Life Insurance Company (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Memphis.
Categories. • African Americans • Civil Rights •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 15, 2013, by Judith Barber of Marietta, Georgia. This page has been viewed 270 times since then and 18 times this year. Last updated on May 3, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 15, 2013, by Judith Barber of Marietta, Georgia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.