Milliken Memorial Community House (NRIS 90001834)

Address: 208 W. Main St., Elkton, KY. County/parish: Todd.

1 contributing building.

Added to the National Register of Historic Places December 06, 1990.

From Wikipedia:

Green River Female Academy
The Green River Female Academy in Todd County, Kentucky is one of the best indications of early 19th century attitudes towards educational equality in the United States and is a prime example of early Kentucky Georgian, Federal and Greek Revival transitional architecture. (read more...)
Milliken Memorial Community House
Milliken Memorial Community House, erected in 1928 in Elkton, Kentucky, is the first privately donated community house in America. The 13,000-square-foot (1,200 m2) mansion pioneered a new architectural program for public use. The house was commissioned by Mary Louise Milliken (1873–1936) and her husband Samuel Canning Childs (April 2, 1859 – 1934) in 1926. (read more...)

Architects:

  • Price, V. L.

Architectural styles:

  • Classical Revival