Albert King - Osceola AR
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Peter and Gloria
N 35° 42.168 W 089° 58.148
16S E 231360 N 3955049
Quick Description: This Arkansas Historical Marker is the second of six on the corner of West Hale Avenue and South Popular Street in Osceola, Arkansas.
Location: Arkansas, United States
Date Posted: 5/27/2014 12:04:17 PM
Waymark Code: WMKTCF
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member arkansas stickerdude
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Long Description:
~ text from this "Cotton Highway" marker ~
Albert King

Moving to Osceola with his family at age 8, Blues legend Albert King (1923-1992) earned an early living picking cotton on nearby farms. King began his magnificent professional career in Osceola with his group, In The Groove Boys. King's T99 Club, once located here, hosted musical icons traveling between St. Louis and Memphis.
Link to Marker: [Web Link]

History of Marker: Not listed

Additional Parking: Not Listed

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