Paducah in McCracken County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Confederate Flag of Welcome / Rescue of Flag
Erected 1983 by Kentucky Historical Society; Kentucky Department of Transportation. (Marker Number 1175.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: War, US Civil • Women. Kentucky Historical Society series list. A significant historical date for this entry is September 6, 1861.
Location. 37° 4.044′ N, 88° 35.128′ W. Marker is in Paducah, Kentucky, in McCracken County. Marker is on Farley Place, 0.1 miles south of South 3rd Street (Business U.S. 60), on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 166 Farley Place, Paducah KY 42003, 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. Paducah Furnace / Iron Made in Kentucky (approx. 0.8 miles away); Col. Ed Murray's Home (approx. one mile away); Burks Chapel A.M.E. Church (approx. one mile away); Paducah, Kentucky / McCracken County (approx. 1.1 miles away); 8th of August (approx. 1.2 miles away); Global War on Terrorism Memorial (approx. 1.3 miles away); Cobb's Birth Site (approx. 1.3 miles away); Dolly McNutt Plaza (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Paducah.
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