Paducah in McCracken County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 1988 by Kentucky Historical Society & Kentucky Department of Highways, presented by Paducah Moose Lodge No. 285. (Marker Number 968.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music • Native Americans. In addition, it is included in the Kentucky Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1961.
Location. 37° 5.167′ N, 88° 35.984′ W. Marker is in Paducah, Kentucky, in McCracken County. Marker is on Broadway Street west of North 5th Street, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 525 Broadway St, Paducah KY 42001, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Union Headquarters (a few steps from this marker); Barkley's Law Office (a few steps from Guthrie Building (a few steps from this marker); St. Francis de Sales (within shouting distance of this marker); 8th U.S. Heavy Artillery (Colored) (within shouting distance of this marker); Paducah's Indian Name (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); "Duke of Paducah" (about 400 feet away); Gunsmith Ferd Hummel (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Paducah.
More about this marker. Marker repeats on both sides.
Credits. This page was last revised on August 18, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 18, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois. This page has been viewed 77 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 18, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois.