Cleveland in Bolivar County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Delta Blues Inspires W.C. Handy
Erected 1997 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
Location. 33° 44.652′ N, 90° 43.484′ W. Marker is in Cleveland, Mississippi, in Bolivar County. Marker is at the intersection of South Court Street and North Bolivar Avenue, on the right when traveling west on South Court Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 200 South Court Street, Cleveland MS 38732, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bolivar County Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Bolivar County Confederate Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); The Enlightenment of W. C. Handy (within shouting distance of this marker); David R. Bowen The Cleveland Depot (approx. 0.2 miles away); Margaret Wade (approx. ¼ mile away); Cleveland (approx. 0.3 miles away); Amzie Moore Home (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cleveland.
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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 191 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 24, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.