Louisville in Jefferson County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Slave Trading In Louisville / Garrison Slave Pen Site
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Garrison Slave Pen Site
Presented by Louisville and Jefferson County African American Heritage Committee, Inc.
Erected 1990 by Kentucky Historical Society ∑ Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 1996.)
Location. 38° 15.367′ N, 85° 45.191′ W. Marker is in Louisville, Kentucky, in Jefferson County. Marker is at the intersection of S 2nd Street and W Main Street, on the right when traveling north on S 2nd Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Louisville KY 40202, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. The Galt House (a few steps from this marker); Birth of Truth In Advertising (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Louisville Slugger Bat (about 500 feet away); Second African Baptist Church (about 600 feet away); Slavery Laws In Old Kentucky/Site of Arterburn Brothers Slave Pens (about 800 feet away); Evan Williams (approx. 0.2 miles away); Thelma French Schneider (approx. 0.2 miles away); Kentucky Fugitives to Canada (approx. ľ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Louisville.
Categories. • Antebellum South, US •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 7, 2017. This page originally submitted on June 7, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 162 times since then and 72 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 7, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.