Flemingsburg in Fleming County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Birthplace of Herman Chittison / Accomplished Jazz Pianist
Erected 2002 by the Kentucky Historical Society, Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 2075.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African AmericansArts, Letters, Music • Churches & Religion. In addition, it is included in the Kentucky Historical Society series list. A significant historical date for this entry is October 15, 1908.
Location. 38° 25.238′ N, 83° 44.118′ W. Marker is in Flemingsburg, Kentucky, in Fleming County. Marker is at the intersection of South Main Cross Street and Pumphrey Avenue (Kentucky Route 57), on the right when traveling north on South Main Cross Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 303 South Main Cross Street, Flemingsburg KY 41041, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Tobacco Plug Factory (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fleming Hotel (approx. 0.2 miles away); James J. Andrews (approx. 0.2 miles away); Gorman Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fleming County (approx. 0.2 miles away); John F. Day (1913-1982) (approx. 0.2 miles away); Stockton's Station (approx. half a mile away); Michael Cassidy (1755-1829) (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Flemingsburg.
Also see . . . Wikipedia article on Herman Chittison. (Submitted on May 20, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 20, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 352 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on May 20, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.