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Elkton in Todd County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

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By Cornelia, October 2009
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Supreme Court Justice James Clark McReynolds
Inscription. Justice James Clark McReynolds born here 1862. Home thru life. Law practice: Nashville, New York. Asst. U.S. Atty. General, 1903-1907. As U.S. Attorney General 1913-1914, known for enforcement of Sherman Anti-Trust Law. For 27 years a distinguished Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, 1914-1941, an opponent of New Deal measures. Died in Washington, D.C. 1946.
 
Erected by Kentucky Historical Society.
 
Location. 36° 48.434′ N, 87° 9.292′ W. Marker is in Elkton, Kentucky, in Todd County. Marker is at the intersection of S. Main Street and McReynolds Drive, on the right on S. Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Elkton KY 42220, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 16 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Jefferson Davis' Salute to Kentucky (approx. 8.4 miles away); Jefferson Davis Birthplace (approx. 8.4 miles away); Zero Milestone Jefferson Davis Highway (approx. 8.4 miles away); Robert Penn Warren (approx. 11 miles away); Tobacco Farmers Unite (approx. 11.1 miles away); Stage Coach Inn (approx. 11.4 miles away); Camp Boone (approx. 14.7 miles away in Tennessee); Oklahoma City Bombing Memorial (approx. 15.4 miles away).
 
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By Cornelia, October 2009
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Mcreynolds, supreme court, justice, constitution, Elkton, attorney general, associate justice, distinguished Kentuckians, new deal, Sherman anti-trust law, phi delta theta, university of Virginia, Vanderbilt
 
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