Broadway, Paducah's Main Street

Broadway, Paducah's Main Street (HMXET)

Location: Paducah, KY 42001 McCracken County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 5.349', W 88° 35.683'

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This scene shows Broadway, Paducah's main street, in the 1940's when the downtown area was the center for the community's retail, business, and entertainment activities. Such downtown landmarks as the Guthrie Building, 1937 Post Office, Palmer House Hotel, Citizens Bank Building, and Columbia Theater are depicted. Cast-iron storefronts, manufactured by local foundries, remain from the earlier Victorian era when downtown Paducah experienced enormous economic growth and prosperity. (From a 1940's postcard)
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HM NumberHMXET
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Placed BySponsored by: David and Sandra Long and Image Graphics, Inc
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Date Added Thursday, September 25th, 2014 at 5:36am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 358269 N 4105951
Decimal Degrees37.08915000, -88.59471667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 5.349', W 88° 35.683'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 5' 20.94" N, 88° 35' 40.98" W
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Area Code(s)270
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2613 N Water St, Paducah KY 42001, US
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