Paducah in McCracken County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Paducah 1937 Flood
Erected by Sponsored by: Schroeder Publishing Co., Inc.
Location. 37° 5.347′ N, 88° 35.68′ W. Marker is in Paducah, Kentucky, in McCracken County. Marker is at the intersection of North Water Street and Jeffferson Street, on the right when traveling north on North Water Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Paducah KY 42001, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Strawberry Capital of the World (here, next to this marker); Broadway, Paducah's Main Street (here, next to this marker); The Telephone System (a few steps from this marker); Illinois Central 2613 (a few steps from this marker); Flanking the Statue of Chief Paduke (a few steps from this marker); Barkley/Cobb Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Fire Station #5 at 17th and Broadway (within shouting distance of this marker); The August 8th Emancipation Celebration at Stuart Nelson Park (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Paducah.
Also see . . . The Paducah Wall to Wall Floodwall Mural Project. Renowned artist Robert Dafford and his team of muralists capture Paducah’s rich history in paintings on the city’s floodwall overlooking the confluence of the Ohio and Tennessee Rivers. (Submitted on November 16, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
Categories. • Disasters •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 14, 2011, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. This page has been viewed 614 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 14, 2011, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.