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Jeffersonville in Clark County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Warder Park

 
 
Warder Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, August 28, 2011
1. Warder Park Marker
Inscription.
Named in honor of
Luther Fairfax Warder
Mayor of Jeffersonville, six (6) terms
(1875 – 1883 ) – – (1887 – 1891)


He converted the small town into a prosperous, progressive city, was foremost in bringing the County Seat here.

As a youth, he commanded the Company he created, Co.B. 16th. Kentucky, Volunteers Infantry Through the Kentucky Campaign. Receiving incurable injuries.

He was a lawyer, executive, farmer, and stock breeder.

Courtly in personality. He battled life-long for right, progress, and the oppressed.
 
Location. 38° 16.485′ N, 85° 44.53′ W. Marker is in Jeffersonville, Indiana, in Clark County. Marker is on East Court Avenue west of Wall Street, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Located behind the Thomas Jefferson Statue in 'Warder Park' between Wall and Spring Street on East Court Avenue in Jeffersonville, Indiana. Marker is in this post office area: Jeffersonville IN 47130, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); General LaFayette (a few steps from this marker); Civil War Memorial
Wide View - - Warder Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, August 28, 2011
2. Wide View - - Warder Park Marker
(approx. 0.3 miles away); Clark County All Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Hannah Toliver (approx. 0.4 miles away); Civil War Hospital (approx. 1.3 miles away); Visitors at Louisville Wharf (approx. 1.3 miles away in Kentucky); Lewis and Clark in Kentucky / York (approx. 1.3 miles away in Kentucky). Click for a list of all markers in Jeffersonville.
 
Categories. Notable Places
 
Warder Park - - East Court Avenue Entrance image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, August 28, 2011
3. Warder Park - - East Court Avenue Entrance
Statue of Thomas Jefferson image. Click for full size.
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4. Statue of Thomas Jefferson
'Park Art' image. Click for full size.
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5. 'Park Art'
Historic - Relief # 1 image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, August 28, 2011
6. Historic - Relief # 1
Historic - Relief # 2 image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, August 28, 2011
7. Historic - Relief # 2
Historic - Relief # 3 image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, August 28, 2011
8. Historic - Relief # 3
Jeffersonville Carnegie Library image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, August 28, 2011
9. Jeffersonville Carnegie Library
 
 
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