Near Crestwood in Oldham County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
David Wark Griﬃth
1875 - 1948
Erected 1964 by The Kentucky Historical Society & the Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 650.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
Location. 38° 20.996′ N, 85° 24.891′ W. Marker is near Crestwood, Kentucky, in Oldham County. Marker is on State Highway 22, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is located in front of the Mt. Tabor United Methodist Church Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3301 West Highway 22, Crestwood KY 40014, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. War Memorial (approx. 4.3 miles away); A Masonic Leader (approx. 4.4 miles away); William Berry Taylor of Spring Hill (approx. 4.4 miles away); Veterans Memorial William T. Barbour House (approx. 4.4 miles away); 104 East Main Street (approx. 4½ miles away); Oldham County, 1824 (approx. 4½ miles away); Annie Fellows Johnston (approx. 4.9 miles away).
Regarding David Wark Griffith. David Wark Griffith is much better-known as D.W. Griffith.
Also see . . .
1. D.W. Griffith's Grave. From Find-a-Grave. (Submitted on December 28, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. Birth of a Nation. Wikipedia article detailing D.W. Griffith's movie. (Submitted on December 29, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Additional keywords. Classic Movies, D.W. Griffith, Famous Movie Directors
Categories. • 20th Century • Arts, Letters, Music • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Entertainment • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 27, 2009, by Karl Stelly of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,429 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 27, 2009, by Karl Stelly of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.