Lexington in Fayette County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Old Morrison / Transylvania Alumni
Erected 1971 by Kentucky Historical Society, Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 1406.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Education. In addition, it is included Kentucky Historical Society, and the National Historic Landmarks series lists. A significant historical date for this entry is May 9, 1971.
Location. 38° 3.098′ N, 84° 29.625′ W. Marker is in Lexington, Kentucky, in Fayette County. Marker can be reached from West 3rd Street, near North Upper Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 300 West 3rd Street, Lexington KY 40508, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Transylvania (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Col. Robert Patterson (1753-1827) / Patterson Cabin (about 300 feet away); James Lane Allen (about 400 feet away); Lewis and Clark in Kentucky / George Shannon (about 400 feet away); Architects Shryock / Another Shryock (about 400 feet away); Transylvania Pavilion (about 500 feet away); Hunt-Morgan House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Thomas Hunt Morgan / Genetic Research (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lexington.
Also see . . . National Park Service on the Old Morrison building as National Historic Landmark. (Submitted on July 20, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 19, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 20, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 131 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 20, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.