Near Owensboro in Daviess County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 1968 by Kentucky Historical Society and Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 1158.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Law Enforcement • Political Subdivisions • War of 1812. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #09 William Henry Harrison, and the Kentucky Historical Society series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1815.
Location. 37° 43.759′ N, 87° 5.175′ W. Marker is near Owensboro, Kentucky, in Daviess County. Marker is on New Hartford Road (U.S. 231) just south of Spring Bank Drive, on the right when traveling north. Marker is in front of Daviess County High School. Touch for mapTouch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sassafras Tree (approx. 2.3 miles away); Senator McCreery Home (approx. 2.6 miles away); Union Station (approx. 2.9 miles away); Buffalo Road (approx. 3 miles away); First Home of Governor Ford (approx. 3 miles away); Moneta J. Sleet, Jr. / Pulitzer Prize Winner (approx. 3.3 miles away); "Stirman's Folly" (approx. 3.3 miles away); Hazen A. Dean (1899-1984) (approx. 3.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Owensboro.
Also see . . . Joseph Hamilton Daveiss (Wikipedia). (Submitted on November 5, 2020, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.)
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