Hopkinsville in Christian County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Charles S. Morehead, 1802-1868
Erected 1992 by the Kentucky Historical Society Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 1910.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Government & Politics. Kentucky Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1861.
Location. 36° 51.89′ N, 87° 29.6′ W. Marker is in Hopkinsville, Kentucky, in Christian County. Marker is at the intersection of West 13th Street and Ferrell Street, on the left when traveling west on West 13th Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 320 West 13th Street, Hopkinsville KY 42240, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pioneer Graveyard (within shouting distance of this marker); Bethel College (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Mary Edmunds Bronaugh (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ted Poston "Dean of Black Journalists" (approx. ¼ mile away); Lewis & Clark in Kentucky (approx. 0.3 miles away); Courthouse Burned (approx. 0.3 miles away); County Named, 1797 (approx. 0.3 miles away); Hotel Latham (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hopkinsville.
Also see . . . Wikipedia article on Morehead. (Submitted on September 23, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 23, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 324 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on September 23, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.