The Memphis Home of W.C. Handy

The Memphis Home of W.C. Handy (HM1JJ)

Location: Memphis, TN 38103 Shelby County
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Country: United States of America
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N 35° 8.34', W 90° 2.941'

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Musician · Composer · Publisher. 1873-1958. Father of the Blues. In this house was born Memphis Blues, St. Louis Blues, Beale Street Blues and other great songs. This house was moved here from 659 Janette Street in 1983 and restored by the Blues Foundation.
HM NumberHM1JJ
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Date Added Friday, October 17th, 2014 at 9:48am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 768866 N 3892445
Decimal Degrees35.13900000, -90.04901667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 8.34', W 90° 2.941'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 8' 20.40" N, 90° 2' 56.46" W
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Area Code(s)901
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 353-369 Beale St, Memphis TN 38103, US
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