Riley B. King - Indianola
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Truly Jones
N 33° 27.049 W 090° 39.008
15S E 718415 N 3703736
Quick Description: Part of the MS Blues Trail (listed as an early 2004 prototype marker with MS Delta Blues Trail across the face)
Location: Mississippi, United States
Date Posted: 8/7/2009 1:42:41 PM
Waymark Code: WM6YWH
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member jdwms_1950
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Long Description:
Riley B. King - Indianola

It was on this corner, when B.B. King was just a young man of 17, that locals first heard the musician destined to become the "King of the Blues." On june 6, 1980, B.B. King placed his handprints and signature in the walk. (Corner referenced is Church Avenue and Second Street across from the Sunflower County courthouse)
Date Installed:: 2004/01/01

Organization that placed the object:: MS Blues Commission

Related Website:: [Web Link]

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