Louisville in Jefferson County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Catherine Spalding / St. Vincent Orphanage and Inﬁrmary
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Erected 2015 by Kentucky Historical Society ∑ Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 2478.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
Location. 38° 15.073′ N, 85° 44.035′ W. Marker is in Louisville, Kentucky, in Jefferson County. Marker is at the intersection of Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1006 E Jefferson Street, Louisville KY 40206, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Thomas Edison Butchertown House (approx. 0.4 miles away); St. Johnís Evanglical Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); The 32nd Indiana Volunteer Infantry Regiment Civil War Monument (approx. 0.7 miles away); Lincoln Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away); Lincolnís Ties To Kentucky (approx. 0.8 miles away); Slavery Laws In Old Kentucky/Site of Arterburn Brothers Slave Pens (approx. one mile away); The Heigold Facade (approx. one mile away); Second African Baptist Church (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Louisville.
Regarding Catherine Spalding / St. Vincent Orphanage and Infirmary. Spalding University in Louisville is named after Mother Catherine Spalding.
Also see . . . Catherine Spalding on Wikipedia. (Submitted on June 17, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
Categories. • Charity & Public Work • Women •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 18, 2017. This page originally submitted on June 17, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 98 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 17, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.