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Marietta in Cobb County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

UDC And Kennesaw House

 
 
UDC And Kennesaw House Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, September 14, 2008
1. UDC And Kennesaw House Marker
Inscription. The Kennesaw Chapter United Daughters of the Confederacy was organized July 29, 1898, in the parlors of the Kennesaw House on the second floor corner nearest the railroad station. Mrs. R. L. Nesbitt was elected the first president. There were forty women at the meeting. The nucleus of this chapter was the Ladies Memorial Association, formed soon after the close of the war. The nucleus of that association was the Ladies Aid, who had served the armies and soldiers of the Confederacy in field and in camp.
 
Erected 1956 by Georgia Historical Comission. (Marker Number 033-110.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission, and the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
 
Location. 33° 57.173′ N, 84° 33.064′ W. Marker is in Marietta, Georgia, in Cobb County. Marker is on Depot Street NW. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Marietta GA 30060, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Kennesaw House (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Kennesaw House (a few steps from this marker); 1916 Glover Machine Works Locomotive (a few steps from this
"UDC And Kennesaw House" and "Kennesaw House" Markers image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, September 14, 2008
2. "UDC And Kennesaw House" and "Kennesaw House" Markers
marker); Cobb County (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Clarke Library Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Cherokee Treaty (approx. 0.2 miles away); Robert Edward Flournoy, Jr. (approx. 0.2 miles away); Judge Debra Halpern Bernes (approx. mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Marietta.
 
Categories. Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsLandmarksWar, US Civil
 
Kennesaw House image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, September 14, 2008
3. Kennesaw House
 
 
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