Sparta in White County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
—June 19, 1914 - May 11, 1979 —
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 2D 23.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 35° 55.475′ N, 85° 27.46′ W. Marker is in Sparta, Tennessee, in White County. Marker is at the intersection of W. Bockman Way (U.S. 70) and Baker Street, on the left when traveling east on W. Bockman Way. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sparta TN 38583, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. George Gibbs Dibrell (approx. 0.2 miles away); White County Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); White County (approx. 0.4 miles away); Joseph Kerr Monument The Double Eagle Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); POW*MIA Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away); The War Around Sparta (approx. 0.4 miles away); Bragg Invades Kentucky (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sparta.
Also see . . .
1. Lester Flatt Biography. (Submitted on November 15, 2009, by Tom Gillard of Tullahoma, Tennessee.)
2. Lester R. Flatt 1914-1979. (Submitted on December 20, 2009, by Tom Gillard of Tullahoma, Tennessee.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 15, 2009, by Tom Gillard of Tullahoma, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 934 times since then and 35 times this year. Last updated on May 12, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 15, 2009, by Tom Gillard of Tullahoma, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.