Barkley's Law Office

Barkley's Law Office (HMVTA)

Location: Paducah, KY 42001 McCracken County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 5.165', W 88° 35.968'

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Alben W. Barkley, Congressman, U.S. Senator and Vice President, began practice of law here, 1901. He had read law for two years in offices of Rep. Charles K. Wheeler and Judge Wm. Sutton Bishop, the old Judge Priest of Irvin Cobb's stories. Barkley supplemented his income by acting as court reporter. Presented by BPO Elks No. 217 Paducah of which Mr. Barkley was a member.
Series This marker is part of the Kentucky: Kentucky Historical Society series
Marker Number1030
Year Placed1967
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, September 7th, 2014 at 8:46am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 357841 N 4105618
Decimal Degrees37.08608333, -88.59946667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 5.165', W 88° 35.968'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 5' 9.90" N, 88° 35' 58.08" W
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Area Code(s)270
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 500-598 Broadway St, Paducah KY 42001, US
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