Memphis in Shelby County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Mt. Moriah Baptist Church
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 4E 137.)
Location. 35° 6.764′ N, 89° 58.466′ W. Marker is in Memphis, Tennessee, in Shelby County. Marker is at the intersection of Carnes St. and David Street, on the right when traveling west on Carnes St.. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2634 Carnes Ave, Memphis TN 38114, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Orange Mound (approx. 0.3 miles away); Zippin Pippin / Libertyland (approx. ¾ mile away); Maxwelton (Circa 1855-1860) (approx. 0.9 miles away); Heiskell Farm (was approx. Johnny Cash's First Performance / Johnny Cash and Tennessee Two (approx. one mile away); The Hiker (approx. 1.1 miles away); Clarence Saunders' "Pink Palace" (approx. 1.1 miles away); John B. Weatherall (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Memphis.
Categories. • African Americans • Churches & Religion • Civil Rights •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 1, 2015, by Steve Masler of Memphis, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 253 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 1, 2015, by Steve Masler of Memphis, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.