Hopkinsville in Christian County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 1968 by Kentucky Historical Society & Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 1269.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Education • War, US Civil • War, World II • Women. In addition, it is included in the Kentucky Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1854.
Location. 36° 51.792′ N, 87° 29.556′ W. Marker is in Hopkinsville, Kentucky, in Christian County. Marker is on West 15th Street west of Bethel Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 209 West 15th Street, Hopkinsville KY 42240, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pioneer Graveyard (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Charles S. Morehead, 1802-1868Mary Edmunds Bronaugh (approx. Ό mile away); Ted Poston "Dean of Black Journalists" (approx. Ό mile away); First Presbyterian (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lewis and Clark in Kentucky (approx. 0.4 miles away); Courthouse Burned (approx. 0.4 miles away); County Named, 1797 (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hopkinsville.
Credits. This page was last revised on March 24, 2021. It was originally submitted on July 16, 2019, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 138 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 16, 2019, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.