Willie Bloom

Willie Bloom (HMOBQ)

Location: Osceola, AR 72370 Mississippi County
Country: United States of America

N 35° 42.168', W 89° 58.15'

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Osceola's own "Sweet Man," Willie Bloom, captured Southern cotton workers' sentiment with his legendary Blues music dating back to 1918. Bloom, whose recordings included "Osceola Blues," played alongside musical giants such as W.C. Handy, Jimmy Lunceford, Fats Pichon, Louis Armstrong, Count Basie, and Fats Waller.
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Date Added Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 at 5:34am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 231356 N 3955049
Decimal Degrees35.70280000, -89.96916667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 42.168', W 89° 58.15'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 42' 10.08" N, 89° 58' 9.00" W
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Area Code(s)870
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 201 W Hale Ave, Osceola AR 72370, US
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