Lexington in Fayette County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 2004 by University of Kentucky. (Marker Number 2138.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Education. In addition, it is included in the Kentucky Historical Society series list.
Location. 38° 2.346′ N, 84° 30.292′ W. Marker is in Lexington, Kentucky, in Fayette County. Marker is on Administration Drive 0.1 miles from S. Limestone (U.S. 27), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 410 Administration Drive, Lexington KY 40506, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Thomas D. Clark (within shouting distance of this marker); Barker Hall and Buell Armory (within shouting distance of this marker); Gillis Building 1889 (within shouting distance of this marker); What's in a Name? (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Margaret Isadora King / Margaret I. King LibraryMaxwell Place (approx. 0.2 miles away); Adolph F. Rupp (1901-77) (approx. 0.2 miles away); Jefferson Davis (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lexington.
More about this marker. This marker was entirely funded by student donations as part of the University of Kentucky (UK) Student Development Council (SDC). Each year, by tradition, each graduating class of UK shares a piece of UK and Kentucky history through this marker program. The SDC has raised more than $110,000 for the marker program and student scholarships as part of the Live Blue Legacy Program.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 21, 2019. It was originally submitted on May 30, 2019, by S. C. McCullough of Charlotte, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 104 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 30, 2019, by S. C. McCullough of Charlotte, North Carolina. 3. submitted on May 31, 2019. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.