Russellville in Logan County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Site of the Sovereignty Convention
Willis B. Machen, Lyon • H.W. Bruce, Louisville
John W. Crockett, Henderson • Ely M. Bruce, Nicholas
Joseph P. Bates, Barren • James W. Moore, Montgomery
James S. Chrisman, Wayne • George B. Hodge, Campbell
Philip B. Thompson, Mercer • Succeeded by
James P. Burnside, Garrard • Samuel S. Scott, Boone
Erected 1949 by Kentucky Division United Daughters of
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
Location. 36° 50.729′ N, 86° 53.264′ W. Marker is in Russellville, Kentucky, in Logan County. Marker is at the intersection of North Main Street and East 4th Street, on the left when traveling north on North Main Street. Touch for map. Located in Carrico Park Square. Marker is at or near this postal address: North Main Street, Russellville KY 42276, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lewis and Clark in Kentucky / Death of Meriwether Lewis (here, next to this marker); To Honor Generals (a few steps from this marker); Confederate State Convention (a few steps from this marker); John Littlejohn (within shouting distance of this marker); Civil Rights Activist Author / Alice Allison Dunnigan 1906-1983 (within shouting distance of this marker); 6 Pdr Field Cannon (within shouting distance of this marker); Bowie, A Kentuckian (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Governor's Corner (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Russellville.
Also see . . . Wikipedia article on the Confederate government of Kentucky. (Submitted on October 2, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • Government • Notable Events • Politics • War, US Civil •
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