Washington in Wilkes County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Site of Wilkes County Academy
Erected 1958 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 157-27.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 33° 44.298′ N, 82° 45.01′ W. Marker is in Washington, Georgia, in Wilkes County. Marker is on West Robert Toombs Avenue (Business U.S. 78) 0 miles west of North Mercer Street (Georgia Route 44), on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Washington GA 30673, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Jesse Mercerís Home Site of the Episcopal Church of the Mediator (approx. 0.6 miles away); Site of the Confederate Commissary & Quartermaster's Stores (approx. 0.6 miles away); Benson Block (approx. 0.6 miles away); Post Office (approx. 0.6 miles away); Slave Market (approx. 0.6 miles away); Lindsey Chevrolet Co. (approx. 0.6 miles away); First Building (approx. 0.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Washington.
Categories. • Antebellum South, US • Education •
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