Joe Callicott Mississippi Blues Trail Marker and Gravesite

Location

1919 Getwell Rd.
Nesbit MS 38651
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Born in October 1899, Joe Callicott spent his whole life in the area south of Memphis. His chief musical associate was Garfield Akers and it was as Akers' second guitarist that he first recorded in 1929. He recorded some final sessions for the blues documentarian George Mitchell in the late 60s.

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  • Neighborhoods
    • Outside Memphis

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