Crawford in Oglethorpe County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
A Memorial to William Harris Crawford
1772 – 1834
Statesman Diplomat Patriot
Erected by Elijah Clarke Chapter D.A.R. of Athens,
Georgia Feb. 24, 1929
Erected 1929 by Daughters of the American Revolution, Elijah Clarke Chapter, Athens, GA.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 33° 53.067′ N, 83° 9.942′ W. Marker is in Crawford, Georgia, in Oglethorpe County. Marker is at the intersection of Athens Highway (U.S. 78) and W. H. Crawford Road, on the right when traveling west on Athens Highway. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Crawford GA 30630, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. William Harris Crawford (a few steps from this marker); Veterans of Oglethorpe County (approx. 0.6 miles away); Wm H Crawford (approx. 0.6 miles away); Governor Gilmer’s Home (approx. 3.3 miles away); Oglethorpe County Confederate Monument (approx. 3.3 miles away); Gen. James Edward Oglethorpe Oglethorpe County Veterans Monument (approx. 3.3 miles away); James T. Rayle Post No. 123 Monument (approx. 3.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Crawford.
Regarding A Memorial to William Harris Crawford. The marker is at the site of "Woodlawn," the 1805 home in which Crawford spent most of the latter part of his life.
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