Louisville in Jefferson County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 2008 by Kentucky Historical Society · Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 2255.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Sports. In addition, it Kentucky Historical Society series list.
Location. 38° 12.34′ N, 85° 46.304′ W. Marker is in Louisville, Kentucky, in Jefferson County. Marker is at the intersection of Central Avenue and Rodman Street, on the right when traveling east on Central Avenue. Located in front of Churchill Downs, home of the Kentucky Derby. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 734 Central Avenue, Louisville KY 40208, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Roscoe Goose House / Golden Goose, 1891-1971 (approx. 0.4 miles away); Ruff Memorial Wheelmen's Bench / Cycle Carnival 1897 (approx. half a mile away); Founding of Jefferson Seminary (approx. 0.9 miles away); Louis D. Brandeis (1856-1941) (approx. 0.9 miles away); Belknap Campus (approx. 0.9 miles away); Dr. J. Blaine Hudson, Jr. (approx. 1.1 miles away); Wilson W. Wyatt, Sr. (approx. 1.2 miles away); Woodford R. Porter, Sr. (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Louisville.
Also see . . .
1. Churchill Downs on Wikipedia. (Submitted on July 1, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
2. Barbaro on Wikipedia. (Submitted on July 1, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 1, 2017. It was originally submitted on July 1, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 183 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 1, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.