Historic Markers Across Georgia

Thomas Greene Bethune

Marker ID:  
Location: Front Avenue, Columbus, GA
County: Muscogee
Coordinates: N 32° 27.375    W 084° 59.702
  32.45625    -84.99503333
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: None


Thomas Greene Bethune
"Blind Tom"
—1849- 1908 —

Columbus, Georgia was the home of one of
America's distinguished black pianists
and composers.

A Landmark of American Music

Erected 1983 by the National Music Council, Georgia Federation of Music Clubs, Afro-American Music Opportunists Association, Inc. and Exxon.