Memphis in Shelby County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Mt. Moriah Baptist Church
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 4E 137.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
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) Heiskell Farm (was approx. one mile away but has been reported missing. ); 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 270 times since then and 27 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.