Georgetown in Scott County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Choctaw Indian Academy
1825 - 1843
Erected by Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 135.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
Location. 38° 12.65′ N, 84° 36.283′ W. Marker is in Georgetown, Kentucky, in Scott County. Marker is on Frankfort Pike (U.S. 460) 0.1 miles east of Stamping Ground Road (Kentucky Road 227), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Georgetown KY 40324, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. U.S. Vice President (approx. 0.4 miles away); Cardome (approx. 2.2 miles away); Hemp in Scott County / Hemp in Kentucky (approx. 2.2 miles away); Payne-Desha House / Joseph Desha (1768-1842) (approx. 2.2 miles away); Scott County Revolutionary War Memorial (approx. 2.3 miles away); The Beginnings of George Town Royal Spring (approx. 2.4 miles away); First Baptist Church (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Georgetown.
Regarding Choctaw Indian Academy. The Choctaw Academy is located on the west side of KY-227 approximately 2 miles from the marker. It is on private grounds and not visible from the road.
Also see . . . Choctaw Indian Academy. Photos and additional links. (Submitted on October 5, 2012, by James Bartek of Georgetown, Kentucky.)
Categories. • Education • Native Americans •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 5, 2012, by James Bartek of Georgetown, Kentucky. This page has been viewed 520 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 5, 2012, by James Bartek of Georgetown, Kentucky. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.