Columbus in Muscogee County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
First Black Public School
Erected 1990 by Historic Chattahoochee Commission and the Muscogee County School District.
Location. 32° 28.171′ N, 84° 59.517′ W. Marker is in Columbus, Georgia, in Muscogee County. Marker is on 1st Avenue 0 miles north of 12th Street, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Columbus GA 31901, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Oglethorpe House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Trinity Episcopal Church (about 600 feet away); Kirven's Department Store Martin J. Crawford (about 800 feet away); City of Columbus (about 800 feet away); Columbian Lodge No. 7, Free & Accepted Masons Columbus, Georgia (about 800 feet away); The Ledger-Enquirer Newspapers (about 800 feet away); First Baptist Church (about 800 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Columbus.
Categories. • African Americans • Education •
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