Memphis in Shelby County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Booker T. Washington High School
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 4E 111.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 35° 7.665′ N, 90° 2.682′ W. Marker is in Memphis, Tennessee, in Shelby County. Marker is at the intersection of Lauderdale and East Georgia Ave., on the left when traveling north on Lauderdale. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 715 S Lauderdale St Memphis, TN 38126, Memphis TN 38126, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lucie Eddie Campbell (a few steps from this marker); First Baptist Church, Lauderdale (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); T. H. Hayes and Sons Funeral Home The Mount Nebo Baptist Church (approx. half a mile away); Bishop Charles Harrison Mason (approx. half a mile away); Mason Temple (approx. half a mile away); Owen College (approx. half a mile away); R.S. Lewis & Sons Funeral Home (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Memphis.
Categories. • African Americans • Education •
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 178 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 25, 2015, by Steve Masler of Memphis, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.