Louisville in Jefferson County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Carl Braden Memorial Center / Home to Campaigns for Racial Justice
Justice Research & Carl Braden Memorial Center
Erected 2019 by Kentucky Historical Society and Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 2602.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African AmericansCivil Rights. In addition, it is included in the Kentucky Historical Society series list.
Location. 38° 14.981′ N, 85° 48.38′ W. Marker is in Louisville, Kentucky, in Jefferson County. Marker is on West Broadway west of South 32nd Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3208 West Broadway, Louisville KY 40211, 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. Muhammad Ali's Home Site / "Education Brings Self-Respect" — Muhammad Ali (approx. 0.6 miles away); Virginia Avenue Colored School (approx. 0.8 miles away); "Little Africa" (approx. 0.9 miles away); I. Willis Cole, 1887-1950 / Home of I. Willis Cole (approx. one mile away); Calvary Baptist Church (approx. 1.1 miles away); Home of Anne & Carl Braden / Civil Rights Landmark (approx. 1.3 miles away); Samuel M. Plato, 1882-1957 (approx. 1.4 miles away); Grave of Steamboat Captain (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Louisville.
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 30 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 30, 2020, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.