Nashville in Davidson County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Captain John Gordon 1763-1819
First Postmaster of Nashville 1796-1797
Erected 1932 by Division of History State of Tennessee and Descendants of John Gordon.
Location. 36° 9.533′ N, 86° 46.919′ W. Marker is in Nashville, Tennessee, in Davidson County. Marker is at the intersection of 8th Avenue South and Broadway on 8th Avenue South. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Nashville TN 37203, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The South Field (here, next to this marker); Nashville Centennial (within shouting Nashville's First Public School (within shouting distance of this marker); Randall Jarrel (within shouting distance of this marker); Customs House (within shouting distance of this marker); Christ Church Cathedral/Old Christ Church (1831~1890) (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Baptist Church (about 500 feet away); Vauxhall Garden Site (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Nashville.
Categories. • Native Americans • Patriots & Patriotism •
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