Louisville in Jefferson County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
St. Frances of Rome School / Sisters of Charity of Nazareth
Erected 2013 by Kentucky Historical Society and Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 2418.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public Work • Churches & ReligionEducation. In addition, it is included in the Kentucky Historical Society series list.
Location. 38° 15.17′ N, 85° 42.401′ W. Marker is in Louisville, Kentucky, in Jefferson County. Marker can be reached from South Clifton Avenue, on the right when traveling south. Marker is located behind St. Frances of Rome Catholic Church. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2119 Payne Street, Louisville KY 40206, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. St. Frances of Rome Church / Catholic & Clifton History (within shouting distance of this marker); Murray Atkins Walls Civil Rights Pioneer (approx. 0.4 miles away); Kentucky School for the Blind (approx. 0.4 miles away); Since 1842 / Since 1858 (approx. half a mile away); A National Cemetery System (approx. ¾ mile away); Nathaniel Wolfe (approx. ¾ mile away); Cave Hill National Cemetery (approx. ¾ mile away); Augustus E. Willson (1846-1931) (approx. ¾ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Louisville.
Also see . . . Asset Detail | Saint Frances of Rome School (PDF). National Register of Historic Places registration and photographs. (Submitted on December 8, 2020, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 8, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 7, 2020, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 33 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 7, 2020, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. 3, 4. submitted on December 8, 2020, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.