Clarksdale in Coahoma County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 1979 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
Location. 34° 12.203′ N, 90° 34.584′ W. Marker is in Clarksdale, Mississippi, in Coahoma County. Marker is at the intersection of Sunflower Avenue and 1st Street, on the right when traveling south on Sunflower Avenue. Touch for map. Located to right side of City Hall. Marker is at or near this postal address: 121 Sunflower Avenue, Clarksdale MS 38614, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Carnegie Public Library (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Temple Beth Israel (about 500 feet away); Harvey B. Heidelberg (about 700 feet away); WROX Radio (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ike Turner (approx. 0.2 miles away); J.W. Cutrer House (approx. Delta Blues Museum (approx. ¼ mile away); Sunflower River Blues & Gospel Festival (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Clarksdale.
Also see . . .
1. History of Clarksdale. (Submitted on October 24, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
2. Wikipedia article on Clarksdale. (Submitted on October 24, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 24, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 239 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 24, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.