1873William Christopher Handy, acclaimed worldwide as the "Father of the Blues" was born November 16, 1873, in his grandfather's two~room log cabin which was located at this site. All structures in this area were removed in 1954 to make way for the Handy Homes Project.
|Placed By||Florence Historical Board Florence, Alabama|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, November 4th, 2019 at 10:01pm PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 437184 N 3851239|
|Decimal Degrees||34.80145000, -87.68671667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 34° 48.087', W 87° 41.203'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||34° 48' 5.2200000000002" N, 87° 41' 12.18" W|
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