Memphis in Shelby County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Tennessee was a Pro-Union state until the beginning of the Civil War, and was the last state to secede from the Union in 1861. It was a major battleground during the war, and became the first Confederate state to rejoin the Union at the war's end.
Memphis, which is Tennessee's largest city, is the regional center of a three state area, which includes western Tennessee, northern
Location. 35° 8.656′ N, 90° 3.562′ W. Marker is in Memphis, Tennessee, in Shelby County. Marker is on North Front Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 125 North Front Street, Memphis TN 38103, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. North Carolina (here, next to this marker); Great Britain (here, next to this marker); France (here, next to this marker); Confederate States of America (here, next to this marker); Spain (a few steps from this marker); Memphis Queen II (approx. 0.2 miles away); Cobblestone Landing (approx. 0.3 miles away); Jefferson Davis Park (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Memphis.
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