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Shake Rag Community
Shake Rag Community

Shake Rag Community

10.01 review
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Ranked #6 in Tupelo things to do
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E Main St, Tupelo, MS 38804
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The Shake Rag Community was an African-American neighborhood near Main Street. It was here that Elvis Presley was inspired by black gospel and blues. Sadly, the neighborhood was a victim of urban renewal and was demolished in the sixties.

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