Memphis in Shelby County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Church of God in Christ
Erected by Church of God in Christ.
Location. 35° 7.285′ N, 90° 2.975′ W. Marker is in Memphis, Tennessee, in Shelby County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Mason Street and Tapton Place. Touch for map. This marker is placed at the base of the flagpoles at the entrance to Mason Temple. Marker is at or near this postal address: 930 Mason St, Memphis TN 38126, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bishop Charles Harrison Mason (within shouting distance of this marker); Birthplace of Aretha Franklin (approx. half a mile Lucie Eddie Campbell (approx. half a mile away); Booker T. Washington High School (approx. half a mile away); First Baptist Church, Lauderdale (approx. 0.6 miles away); T. H. Hayes and Sons Funeral Home (approx. 0.6 miles away); People's Grocery (approx. 0.6 miles away); Dr. Joseph Edison Walker (approx. ¾ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Memphis.
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. Bishop Charles Harrison Mason, Founder of the Church of God in Christ
Also see . . . I Have Been to the Mountaintop Full Speech. The speech made by Dr. King on the stormy evening of April 3, 1968 at the Mason Temple, Church of God in Christ. (Submitted on September 25, 2015, by Steve Masler of Memphis, Tennessee.)
Categories. • African Americans • Churches & Religion • Civil Rights •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 25, 2015, by Steve Masler of Memphis, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 176 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on September 25, 2015, by Steve Masler of Memphis, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.