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Kentucky Historical MarkersCheapside and Lexington Courthouses

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A short pioneer history of Lexington, KY

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member 8Nuts MotherGoose

location: Kentucky

date approved: 12/6/2006

last visited: 8/25/2012

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Kentucky Historical MarkersU.S. VICE PRESIDENT

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John Cabell Breckinridge was the 14th Vice President.

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location: Kentucky

date approved: 12/6/2006

last visited: 7/11/2012

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Kentucky Historical MarkersDedicated to the Men and Women...

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Dedicated to the Men and Women who developed Fayette County these Fountains were provided by...

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location: Kentucky

date approved: 12/6/2006

last visited: 3/11/2012

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Kentucky Historical MarkersFayette County

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Fayette County - One of three counties formed when Kentucky Co. VA. was divided.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member 8Nuts MotherGoose

location: Kentucky

date approved: 10/30/2006

last visited: 7/11/2012

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Kentucky Historical MarkersJohn Hunt Morgan - Ky Historical Marker

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John Hunt Morgan - Thunderbolt of the Confederacy

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location: Kentucky

date approved: 12/6/2006

last visited: 7/11/2012

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Kentucky Historical MarkersSlavery in Fayette Co. / Cheapside Slave Auction Block

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Fayette County was a large slave-holding county.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member 8Nuts MotherGoose

location: Kentucky

date approved: 12/6/2006

last visited: 8/25/2012

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Kentucky Historical MarkersSilversmith Shop

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On this site, 1810-1838, was shop of Asa Blanchard, the most noted of Kentucky's silversmiths.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member BluegrassCache

location: Kentucky

date approved: 9/3/2007

last visited: 8/18/2013

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Kentucky Historical MarkersFirst Inauguration

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Historical Marker in downtown Lexington commemorating the location of the first inauguration in the newly admitted state of Kentucky.

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location: Kentucky

date approved: 3/11/2012

last visited: 8/18/2013

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Kentucky Historical MarkersAfrican American Physicians

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A historical marker in downtown Lexington commemorating the African American Physcians and Pharmacy.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member trailhound1

location: Kentucky

date approved: 3/12/2012

last visited: 8/18/2013

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Kentucky Historical MarkersFirst Presbyterian Church, Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky

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Founded 1784. Oldest congregation in continuous existence in city. Abraham Lincoln attended several services during the pastorate of Robert J. Breckinridge.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member krsmith2

location: Kentucky

date approved: 9/4/2012

last visited: never

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Kentucky Historical MarkersHenry Clay's Law Office, Lexington, Kentucky

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Erected 1803-04, this is the only office standing used by Clay;

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location: Kentucky

date approved: 11/4/2012

last visited: never

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Kentucky Historical MarkersLexington 1850 - 1875, Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky

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Famous thoroughbred and fastest racehorse of his time.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member krsmith2

location: Kentucky

date approved: 11/25/2013

last visited: never

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Kentucky Historical MarkersLewis and Clark in Kentucky- William Clark in Lexington & Meriwether Lewis in Lexington

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Marker located in Phoenix Park on Main St. in downtown Lexington.

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location: Kentucky

date approved: 7/1/2012

last visited: 7/11/2012

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Kentucky Historical MarkersSamuel Brown, M.D. (1769-1830)/Dr. Samuel Brown

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This building was office of Dr. Samuel Brown, first professor of chemistry, anatomy and surgery at Transylvania Medical School.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member BluegrassCache

location: Kentucky

date approved: 9/3/2007

last visited: never

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Kentucky Historical MarkersLexington Public Library/A Carnegie Library

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First Library West of the Allegheny Mountains was a subscription library established in Lexington, KY in 1795.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member BluegrassCache

location: Kentucky

date approved: 9/3/2007

last visited: 9/1/2012

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Kentucky Historical MarkersJefferson Davis, Lexington, Kentucky

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Jefferson Davis student at Transylvania University.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member krsmith2

location: Kentucky

date approved: 8/28/2013

last visited: never

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Kentucky Historical MarkersMorgan House

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Home of John Hunt Morgan, "Thunderbolt of the Confederacy."

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member BluegrassCache

location: Kentucky

date approved: 9/3/2007

last visited: 9/1/2012

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Kentucky Historical MarkersMain Street Christian Church - Lexington, Kentucky

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Church on this site in 1842 & event here in 1843.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member krsmith2

location: Kentucky

date approved: 8/21/2012

last visited: never

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Kentucky Historical MarkersMary Todd Lincoln House - Short St. Lexington, KY

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A historical marker indicating the birthsite of Mary Todd Lincoln, wife of President Abraham Lincoln.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member trailhound1

location: Kentucky

date approved: 3/25/2011

last visited: 11/17/2013

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Kentucky Historical MarkersDavid Austin Sayre/Sayre Female Institute

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On Nov. 1, 1854, David A. Sayre founded a school for women at this site named Transylvania Female Institute.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member BluegrassCache

location: Kentucky

date approved: 9/3/2007

last visited: never

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Kentucky Historical MarkersSchool of Medicine

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Site of the world-renowned Medical Hall of Transylvania University. Erected 1839 and dedicated November 2, 1840.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member BluegrassCache

location: Kentucky

date approved: 9/3/2007

last visited: 7/13/2012

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Kentucky Historical MarkersThomas Hunt Morgan / Genetic Research #1714

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Life work of Thomas Hunt Morgan, 1933 Nobel Prize winner.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member krsmith2

location: Kentucky

date approved: 7/14/2012

last visited: never

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Kentucky Historical MarkersTown Branch

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Under Vine Street flows the Town Branch of Elkhorn, the stream upon whose banks Lexington was established in 1779.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member BluegrassCache

location: Kentucky

date approved: 9/3/2007

last visited: 2/15/2013

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Kentucky Historical MarkersPioneer Burying Ground

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Lexington's first burial ground was on this site, part of "first hill" on route from fort toward Georgetown.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member BluegrassCache

location: Kentucky

date approved: 11/11/2007

last visited: 7/11/2012

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Kentucky Historical MarkersBreckinridge's Last Home

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Built circa 1866, this house was occupied by John C. Breckinridge in 1874-1875.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member BluegrassCache

location: Kentucky

date approved: 9/3/2007

last visited: 7/13/2012

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