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Near Corydon in Henderson County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

Corydon

 
 
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By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, April 25, 2021
1. Corydon Marker
Inscription.  Near this spot July 4, 1898 Albert B. Chandler, twice governor of Kentucky was born. This illustrious son of the Pennyrile also served as state senator, lieutenant governor, United States senator and national commissioner of baseball.
This marker placed by friends

 
Erected by Friends of Albert B. Chandler.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & PoliticsSports. A significant historical date for this entry is July 4, 1898.
 
Location. 37° 45.207′ N, 87° 41.998′ W. Marker is near Corydon, Kentucky, in Henderson County. Marker is on U.S. 60 0.1 miles south of Diamond Island Road, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Corydon KY 42406, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Kentucky Consumer Rural Cooperative Electricity (approx. 3.9 miles away); Stewart House (approx. 7˝ miles away); Delano-Alves House (approx. 7˝ miles away); Nurse Mary W. Arvin (approx. 7.8 miles away); Fernwood Cemetery
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By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, April 25, 2021
2. Corydon Marker
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(approx. 7.8 miles away); Laurelwood (approx. 7.9 miles away); Powell-Martin House (approx. 8.1 miles away); Home of Lucy Furman (approx. 8.2 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Happy Chandler (Wikipedia). (Submitted on April 27, 2021, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.)
 
Albert B. Chandler image. Click for full size.
Harris & Ewing/ Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs division, May 13, 1940
3. Albert B. Chandler
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 27, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 27, 2021, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 34 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 27, 2021, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.

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