Paducah in McCracken County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Bicentennial of Paducah
Erected by Sponsored by the late Elmer S. and Myrtle J. Breidert of St. Louis, Missouri.
Location. 37° 5.241′ N, 88° 35.615′ W. Marker is in Paducah, Kentucky, in McCracken County. Marker is at the intersection of South Water Street and Kentucky Avenue, on the right when traveling north on South Water Street. Click for map. Next to the Kentucky Ave entrance to Ohio River. Marker is in this post office area: Paducah KY 42001, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Pilothouse (a few steps from this marker); The "A" Boom in Paducah (a few steps from this marker); Marine Royalty "Red Coats" (a few steps from this marker); Dawn of the Atomic Age Iron Horse Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Christening the Towboat Eleanor (within shouting distance of this marker); Welcome to the Atomic City (within shouting distance of this marker); Wheel Repair (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Paducah.
Also see . . . The Paducah Wall to Wall Floodwall Mural Project. Renowned artist Robert Dafford and his team of muralists capture Paducah’s rich history in paintings on the city’s floodwall overlooking the confluence of the Ohio and Tennessee Rivers. (Submitted on October 25, 2011.)
Categories. • 20th Century •
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