Corbin in Whitley County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
CCC at Cumberland Falls
Erected 1997 by Kentucky Historical Society & Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 2002.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public Work • Notable Events. In addition, it is included in the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) 🏞️, and the Kentucky Historical Society series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1934.
Location. 36° 50.405′ N, 84° 20.374′ W. Marker is in Corbin, Kentucky, in Whitley County. Marker is at the intersection of Kentucky Route 90, on the right when traveling west on State Route 90. Located at the entrance to Cumberland Falls Lodge. Touch for map. Marker is Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Civilian Conservation Corps (here, next to this marker); Kiwanis Trail (a few steps from this marker); Cumberland Falls MoonBow (approx. ¼ mile away); 4-H Craft Center (approx. 3.1 miles away); McCreary County, 1912 (approx. 10.7 miles away); First Kentucky Oil Well / Martin Beaty (Beatty) (approx. 10.7 miles away); First White Men Here (approx. 11.6 miles away); "Aunt Julia" Marcum (approx. 12 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Corbin.
Also see . . . A History of the CCC. (Submitted on August 3, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 2, 2008, by Christopher Light of Valparaiso, Indiana. This page has been viewed 3,452 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on August 2, 2008, by Christopher Light of Valparaiso, Indiana. 2. submitted on December 20, 2013, by Michael Frazier of Fort Myers, Florida. 3. submitted on August 2, 2008, by Christopher Light of Valparaiso, Indiana. 4. submitted on December 20, 2013, by Michael Frazier of Fort Myers, Florida. 5. submitted on August 2, 2008, by Christopher Light of Valparaiso, Indiana. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.