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Kentucky Historical MarkersKentucky Fugitives to Canada

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Located in Louisville on Main at corner of 4th St.. This marker remembers Thornton and Lucie (also called Ruthy) Blackburn, two slaves who escaped to Canada and started the first taxi service in Upper Canada.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member BluegrassCache

location: Kentucky

date approved: 12/23/2007

last visited: 5/29/2018

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Kentucky Historical MarkersUnited Methodist Church AND Louisville Convention, 1845

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A double sided marker noting the Louisville Convention of 1845 and historical events in the Methodist Church. Located on 4th street in Louisville, Kentucky between Market and Jefferson streets.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PersonsMD

location: Kentucky

date approved: 3/19/2010

last visited: 6/13/2017

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Kentucky Historical MarkersPresence/Pangea

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A unique historical marker that is a pictoral display of a 24-hour Metamorphic Clockl of the Planet Earth and of a Paleographic Map of Changes since Pangea. Located at northwest corner of 4th and Market Street, Louisville, KY.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member trailhound1

location: Kentucky

date approved: 3/15/2011

last visited: 6/13/2017

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Kentucky Historical MarkersLewis and Clark in Kentucky York

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This marker, one of several dedicated to Lewis and Clark is located at end of Fourth St. on the Wharf near the Belle of Louisville.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member BluegrassCache

location: Kentucky

date approved: 12/23/2007

last visited: 6/13/2017

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Kentucky Historical MarkersLewis and Clark in Kentucky - Louisville, KY

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This location was a key staging point for the Lewis & Clark Expedition.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Kentucky

date approved: 2/25/2009

last visited: 5/26/2018

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Kentucky Historical MarkersLouisville's Steamboat Era

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This marker is located on River Road at the Wharf near the Belle of Louisville, a historic steamboat that calls Louisville home.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member BluegrassCache

location: Kentucky

date approved: 12/23/2007

last visited: 6/13/2017

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Kentucky Historical MarkersClarke & Loomis Architects - Louisville, KY

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Historical marker about Charles Clarke and Arthur Loomis in downtown Louisville

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member thegorilla23

location: Kentucky

date approved: 3/8/2013

last visited: 7/21/2016

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Kentucky Historical MarkersSlave Trading in Louisville & Garrison Slave Pen Site

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A two sided marker noting some of the history of the slave trade in Louisville, Kentucky. The marker is located at the corner of 2nd Street and Main Street in downtown Louisville.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PersonsMD

location: Kentucky

date approved: 3/19/2010

last visited: 3/27/2019

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Kentucky Historical MarkersThe Galt House

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A Kentucky Historical Marker located near the Second street Bridge.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member emurock

location: Kentucky

date approved: 4/3/2008

last visited: 7/1/2011

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Kentucky Historical MarkersJefferson County

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A Kentucky Historical Marked located on West Jefferson street.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member emurock

location: Kentucky

date approved: 4/3/2008

last visited: 5/27/2018

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Kentucky Historical MarkersJefferson County Courthouse, Louisville, KY

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This marker describes the history of the building now called Louisville Metro Hall, but which was known as the Jefferson County Courthouse for most of its existence.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Saureus

location: Kentucky

date approved: 8/14/2009

last visited: 5/29/2018

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Kentucky Historical MarkersLouisville Bar Association

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Historical Marker in Louisville, Ky commemorating the Louisville Bar Association.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member trailhound1

location: Kentucky

date approved: 3/14/2011

last visited: 6/8/2018

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Kentucky Historical MarkersCharles W. Anderson, Jr. 1907-1960

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Historical Marker in Louisville, Ky commemorating the Charles W. Anderson for outstanding service to African-Americans.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member trailhound1

location: Kentucky

date approved: 3/14/2011

last visited: 6/8/2018

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Kentucky Historical MarkersBirth of Truth in Advertising

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Historical marker commemorating the birth of the Better Buisness Bureau.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member trailhound1

location: Kentucky

date approved: 3/14/2011

last visited: 6/13/2017

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Kentucky Historical MarkersSecond African Baptist Church

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A two sided sign telling about the history of the local church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: Kentucky

date approved: 5/28/2013

last visited: 7/27/2016

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Kentucky Historical MarkersSlavery Laws In Old Kentucky / Site Of Arterburn Brothers Slave Pens

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A two sided sign telling us about slave trading.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: Kentucky

date approved: 5/28/2013

last visited: 7/27/2016

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Kentucky Historical MarkersCathedral of the Assumption

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This Cathedral serves as the home of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Louisville and is on the National Register of Historic Places. It is located at 443 S. Fifth St., Louisville.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member BluegrassCache

location: Kentucky

date approved: 12/23/2007

last visited: 8/8/2017

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Kentucky Historical MarkersA Revelation / Thomas Merton (1915 ~ 68)

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A two sided sign telling us about Thomas Merton

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: Kentucky

date approved: 5/28/2013

last visited: 6/13/2017

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Kentucky Historical MarkersJames Guthrie (1792 ~ 1869)

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Tells about things James Guthrie helped to build.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: Kentucky

date approved: 5/28/2013

last visited: 6/13/2017

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Kentucky Historical MarkersNeighborhood House / Settlement Houses

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A two sided sign telling us about the services offered by settlement houses.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: Kentucky

date approved: 5/28/2013

last visited: 6/13/2017

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Kentucky Historical MarkersBloody Monday and the Know-Nothing Party

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Two-sided historical marker tells the story of election day riots in 1855, as well as the history of the American "Know-Nothing" Party in politics.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Kentucky

date approved: 6/2/2012

last visited: 6/13/2017

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Kentucky Historical MarkersCampaign To End Racial Segregation In Louisville

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A sign telling about the start of non~violent demonstrations against racial segregation.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: Kentucky

date approved: 5/28/2013

last visited: 6/13/2017

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Kentucky Historical MarkersFort On Shore

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Historical marker on a not often traveled street in Louisville, Jefferson County.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member uccacher

location: Kentucky

date approved: 5/29/2012

last visited: never

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Kentucky Historical MarkersIrene Dunne (1898 ~ 1990)

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A sign telling about films that Irene Dunne has appeared in.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: Kentucky

date approved: 5/28/2013

last visited: 6/13/2017

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Kentucky Historical MarkersKnights of Pythias Temple - Louisville, Kentucky

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Historical marker honoring the Knights of Pythias Temple and the role it played in the African-American community in Louisville.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Kentucky

date approved: 9/7/2008

last visited: 8/9/2009

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