Paducah in McCracken County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 1967 by Kentucky Historical Society and Kentucky Department of Highways, presented by Harry Harris. (Marker Number 1027.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Kentucky Historical Society series list.
Location. 37° 5.205′ N, 88° 35.698′ W. Marker is in Paducah, Kentucky, in McCracken County. Marker is at the intersection of Kentucky Avenue and Marine Way, on the left when traveling east on Kentucky Avenue. Marker is located under a tree behind the Market Building and across the street is the old Finkle's Fair Shoe Store painted pink and Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 141 Kentucky Ave, Paducah KY 42001, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ann I. Baker / Ann I. Baker (1873 - 1931) (within shouting distance of this marker); Rotary Club of Paducah / "Service Above Self" (within shouting distance of this marker); General William Clark Public Market (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Clara Barton's Visit (about 400 feet away); Iron Horse Memorial (about 400 feet away); $5 Bought Paducah (about 400 feet away); Hanks Bros and Jones Hardware (about 400 feet away); Bicentennial of Paducah (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Paducah.
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