Louisville in Jefferson County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Home of Anne & Carl Braden / Civil Rights Landmark
Anne Braden Institute at Univ. of Louisville
Erected 2008 by Kentucky Historical Society and Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 2254.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture Civil Rights • Women. In addition, it is included in the Kentucky Historical Society series list.
Location. 38° 14.431′ N, 85° 49.625′ W. Marker is in Louisville, Kentucky, in Jefferson County. Marker is on Virginia Avenue west of Kaiser Court, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4403 Virginia Avenue, Louisville KY 40211, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Samuel M. Plato, 1882-1957 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fort Southworth (approx. 0.6 miles away); "Little Africa" (approx. 0.6 miles away); Virginia Avenue Colored School (approx. 0.7 miles away); Muhammad Ali's Home Site / "Education Brings Self-Respect" — Muhammad Ali (approx. one mile away); Carl Braden Memorial Center / Home to Campaigns for Racial Justice (approx. 1.3 miles away); Calvary Baptist Church (approx. 1˝ miles away); I. Willis Cole, 1887-1950 / Home of I. Willis Cole (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Louisville.
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
Also see . . . Home of Anne and Carl Braden. From Kentucky (Submitted on December 4, 2020, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 4, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 4, 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 December 4, 2020, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.