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Grayson in Carter County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

William Jason Fields

 
 
William Jason Fields Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 15, 2014
1. William Jason Fields Marker
Inscription.  In memory of William Jason Fields, United States Representative 1911-1923, Governor of Commonwealth of Kentucky 1923-1927. Born Dec. 29, 1874, Willard Ky.-Carter Co.
 
Erected 1933 by Carter County Teachers Assn and Friends.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Government & Politics.
 
Location. 38° 19.992′ N, 82° 57.114′ W. Marker is in Grayson, Kentucky, in Carter County. Marker is on West Main Street. The marker is located on the grounds of the Carter County Courthouse. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Grayson KY 41143, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. County Named, 1838 (a few steps from this marker); World War I Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Eastern Kentucky Railway (approx. 0.4 miles away); Civil War Reunion (approx. 0.4 miles away); A Masterful Retreat (approx. half a mile away); Mount Savage Furnace (approx. 1.2 miles away); Pactolus Furnace / Iron Made in Kentucky
William Jason Fields Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 15, 2014
2. William Jason Fields Marker
(approx. 2.4 miles away); a different marker also named Eastern Kentucky Railway (approx. 3.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Grayson.
 
Also see . . .  William Jason Fields - History of Kentucky Governors. (Submitted on May 19, 2014, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 17, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 372 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 17, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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