Memorabilia from Murfreesboro’s James K. Polk Hotel

Frank Caperton, Rutherford County Historical Society, August 23, 2017

The Rutherford County Historical Society was presented a very special gift Wednesday, August 23 by the Schwartz family of Murfreesboro – a brick from the old James K. Polk Hotel.

The Polk Hotel was once located on East Main, the current site of SunTrust Bank.  The ‘Polk’ was constructed in 1927 and razed in 1977 to make way for the bank building we see today…

 

 

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