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The Pemberton House

 
 
The Pemberton House Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, August 25, 2009
1. The Pemberton House Marker
Inscription. Dr. John Styth Pemberton, originator of the formula for Coca-Cola, lived in this regional cottage from 1855-1860, during which time he was a practicing pharmacist in Columbus. This house is dedicated to his memory by The Coca-Cola Company, and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
 
Erected by Historic Columbus Foundation Inc.
 
Location. 32° 27.547′ N, 84° 59.557′ W. Marker is in Columbus, Georgia, in Muscogee County. Marker is on 7th Street 0 miles east of Broadway, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 11 7th Street, Columbus GA 31901, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 700 Broadway (within shouting distance of this marker); Woodruff Farm House and Log Cabin (within shouting distance of this marker); Dr. Pembertonís Country Home (within shouting distance of this marker); Walker – Peters – Langdon House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Col. W. L. Salisbury (about 300 feet away); Columbusí First Theater (approx. 0.2 miles away); “The Folly” (approx. 0.2 miles away); John McIlhenny Home (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Columbus.
 
Related markers.
The Pemberton House and Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, August 25, 2009
2. The Pemberton House and Marker
Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
 
Also see . . .  Biography of Dr. Pemberton from the New Georgia Encyclopedia. (Submitted on September 18, 2009.)
 
Categories. Antebellum South, USIndustry & CommerceNotable BuildingsNotable Persons
 
The Pemberton House image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, August 25, 2009
3. The Pemberton House
 
 
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