This mural was painted in the Historic Burlington neighborhood of East Knoxville by local artist Greg Dorsey. To find this and other murals, head here. Cal Johnson Park was named after him, check that out here. To find more attractions and dining options in East Knoxville, head here.
Jack is the Executive Director of the Knoxville History Project, an educational nonprofit whose mission is to research and promote the history of Knoxville. He is a journalist who has been writing about his hometown’s character and heritage for many years. He has written several books about Knoxville and its history, and they can be purchased in various places throughout the city including Union Avenue Books and the Visit Knoxville Gift Shop.