Location Search

Seminal Blues Genius L.V. Thomas Was Buried Here

About

Seminal Blues Genius L.V. Thomas Was Buried Here

Seminal blues genius L.V. Elvie Thomas, nee Grant, (Aug. 7, 1891 - May 20, 1979) was buried here. See the wonderful Please Don't Bury My Soul by John Jeremiah Sullivan in the New York Times Magazine, 4/13/14, starting at p. 24. The online version of the article has a photo of the grave.

Info

Location: Cemetery Beautiful , 8401 Wheatley St. , Avenue Love, Row Paradise, Houston, Texas, 77088, United States
Listing Category: African American History, Blues Music, Cemeteries, Graves, Burial Grounds, Folk Art, Outsider Art, Folklore, Folk Music, Jazz
Created Date: 06-24-2018

Created by

User: plaquemaster
User profile
All locations from this user

Add comment

Your name:
Your email:
Add Message
Captcha:

Comments