Bull City Blues

Bull City Blues (HMQHE)

Location: Durham, NC 27707 Durham County
Country: United States of America

N 35° 58.945', W 78° 53.933'

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During the 1920s - 1940s, Durham was home to African American musicians whose work defined a distinctive regional style. Blues artists often played in the surrounding Hayti community and downtown tobacco warehouse district. Prominent among these were Blind Boy Fuller (Fulton Allen) (1907-1941) and Blind Gary Davis (1896-1972), whose recordings influenced generations of players.
Marker NumberG 85
Year Placed2001
Placed ByDivision of Archives and History
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 29th, 2014 at 4:22pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 689423 N 3984039
Decimal Degrees35.98241667, -78.89888333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 58.945', W 78° 53.933'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 58' 56.70" N, 78° 53' 55.98" W
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Area Code(s)919
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1216-1230 State Rd 1118, Durham NC 27707, US
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