Louisville in Jefferson County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Charles W. Anderson, Jr.
Received Lincoln Institute Key (1940) for outstanding service to African Americans. Anderson served two terms as president of National Negro Bar Association, beginning in 1943. Assistant Commonwealth's Attorney for Jefferson Co, 1946. President Eisenhower appointed him to serve as an alternate U.S. Delegate to United Nations General Assembly in 1959.
Erected 1995 by Kentucky Historical Society and Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 1964.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Government & Politics. In addition, it is included in the Kentucky Historical Society series list.
Location. 38° 15.243′ N, 85° Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 600 West Jefferson Street, Louisville KY 40202, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Louisville Bar Association (a few steps from this marker); Louisville Firefighters Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Louis XVI (within shouting distance of this marker); City and County Named / Jefferson County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Louisville Law Enforcement Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Thomas Jefferson Memorial (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); George Rogers Clark (about 400 feet away); Jefferson County (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Louisville.
Also see . . . Charles W. Anderson, Jr. (1907-1960). Biographical sketch by Black Past. (Submitted on November 30, 2020, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 30, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 30, 2020, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 31 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 30, 2020, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.