Is this your first time here?
Each day, Clio connects thousands of people to nearby culture
and history. Our website and mobile app are free for everyone
and designed to make it easy to discover cultural and historical
sites throughout the United States. You can search for nearby
sites, take a walking tour, create your own itinerary, or simply
go for a walk or drive and let Clio show you nearby sites using
our mobile app. Clio is non-profit and free for everyone
thanks to the support of people like you. Donations are tax-
Click here to learn more!
Queen Anne Hotel
Time Capsule-Historic Images and Recollections (Images and Recollections)
The Queen Anne was one of at least five hotels that served African Americans in Memphis during the 1950s. During this era of segregation, hotels were presumably only open for white customers and those who served African Americans would include phrases such as "For Colored Only" on their signs.
Laurie B. Green, Battling the Plantation Mentality: Memphis and the Black Freedom Struggle-Click the link below for more information about this book
Memphis, TN 0
This location was created on 2014-08-24
David J. Trowbridge
This entry has been viewed 268 times within the past year