Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Hill McAlister 1875-1959

Marker ID: THC 3A 105
Location: Davidson County, in Nashville, Ben Allen Road, at entrance to State Office Building
County: Davidson
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None


A native of Nashville, Hill McAlister was elected City Attorney in 1905. In 1911 he was elected to the State Senate where he supported legislation in areas of health, education, and labor. He later served five terms as State Treasurer and two terms as Governor, 1933-37. Governor McAlister died in Nashville.