Gov. James B. McCleary

Gov. James B. McCleary (HM1A6N)

Location: Richmond, KY 40475 Madison County
Country: United States of America
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N 37° 44.983', W 84° 17.983'

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This was home of James McCreary, twice gov. of Ky., 1875-79 and 1911-15. He was only governor to serve at both capitols and live as chief executive in both governor's mansions. McCreary served with South in Civil War, then in the state legislature, 1869-75. Later, as member of U.S. House and Senate, he aided in obtaining the Federal Building, now Richmond City Hall.
HM NumberHM1A6N
Series This marker is part of the Kentucky: Kentucky Historical Society series
Marker Number1846
Year Placed1989
Placed ByKentucky Historical Society-Kentucky Department of Highways
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, September 7th, 2014 at 9:32am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 737903 N 4181479
Decimal Degrees37.74971667, -84.29971667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 44.983', W 84° 17.983'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 44' 58.98" N, 84° 17' 58.98" W
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Area Code(s)859
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 431-489 W Main St, Richmond KY 40475, US
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