Hopkinsville in Christian County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
The Trail of Tears
Erected 1967 by Kentucky Historical Society Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 1042.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
Location. 36° 51.236′ N, 87° 28.505′ W. Marker is in Hopkinsville, Kentucky, in Christian County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 41 and Lovella Lane, on the right on U.S. 41. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1616 East 9th Street, Hopkinsville KY 42240, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Trail of Tears Indian Camping Grounds (here, next to this marker); The Cherokee A Civilized People (approx. 0.3 miles away); Whitepath and Fly Smith (approx. 0.3 miles away); Cherokee "Trail of Tears" Peace Park (approx. 0.9 miles away); First Presbyterian (approx. one mile away); Grace Episcopal Church (approx. 1.1 miles away); Hotel Latham (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hopkinsville.
Also see . . . Trail of Tears National Historic Trail. (Submitted on September 22, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Native Americans •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 22, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 223 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 22, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.