Columbus in Muscogee County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 1985 by Historic Chattahoochee Commission and the Historic Columbus Foundation.
Location. 32° 27.378′ N, 84° 59.515′ W. Marker is in Columbus, Georgia, in Muscogee County. Marker is on 1st Avenue 0 miles north of West 5th Street, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 527 1st Avenue, Columbus GA 31901, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John McIlhenny Home (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Dedicated to the Veterans of 1898 to 1902 (about 700 feet Fourth Street Baptist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Gertrude "Ma" Rainey (approx. 0.2 miles away); Horace King (1807 - 1887) (approx. 0.2 miles away); Thomas Greene Bethune (approx. 0.2 miles away); Frontier Wars (approx. 0.2 miles away); Confederate Boats (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Columbus.
Also see . . . The Folly. A description of the house and the unusual double-octagon floor plan. (Submitted on September 12, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.)
Categories. • Antebellum South, US • Notable Buildings • Notable Persons • War, US Civil •
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