Cleveland in Bolivar County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
David R. Bowen
Erected 2015 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
Location. 33° 44.649′ N, 90° 43.315′ W. Marker is in Cleveland, Mississippi, in Bolivar County. Marker is at the intersection of South Court Street and South Sharpe Street, on the right when traveling east on South Court Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 129 South Sharpe Street, Cleveland MS 38732, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Cleveland Depot (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Enlightenment of W. C. Handy Bolivar County Confederate Monument (about 700 feet away); Bolivar County Veterans Memorial (about 700 feet away); Delta Blues Inspires W.C. Handy (approx. 0.2 miles away); Cleveland (approx. ¼ mile away); Margaret Wade (approx. 0.3 miles away); Amzie Moore Home (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cleveland.
Also see . . .
1. Wikipedia article on David Bowen. (Submitted on October 24, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
2. The David R. Bowen Collection. (Submitted on October 24, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
3. Congressman David Bowen honored with historical marker (You Tube video). (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 195 times since then and 49 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 24, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.