Richmond in Madison County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Cassius Marcellus Clay
U.S. Minister to Russia
—(1861-62); (1863-69) —
Erected 1976 by Kentucky Historical Society / Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 1576.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
Location. 37° 44.695′ N, 84° 17.364′ W. Marker is in Richmond, Kentucky, in Madison County. Marker is on East Main Street (U.S. 25), on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is located just inside the gates of the Richmond Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Richmond KY 40475, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Medal of Honor Winners (here, next to this marker); Battle of Richmond (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Pioneer Monument (approx. 0.3 miles away); Madison County Courthouse 1862 (approx. 0.3 miles away); Samuel Freeman Miller County Named, 1786 / County Formed (approx. 0.4 miles away); James B. McCreary Hall of Justice (approx. half a mile away); Frances E. Beauchamp / Prohibition Advocate (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Richmond.
Also see . . . Wikipedia entry for Cassius Marcellus Clay. (Submitted on May 19, 2010, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama.)
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