Fort Payne in DeKalb County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Boom Town Historic District
Erected 1989 by Alabama Historical Commission / Landmarks and the City of Fort Payne.
Location. 34° 26.637′ N, 85° 43.138′ W. Marker is in Fort Payne, Alabama, in DeKalb County. Marker is on 5th Street south of Gault Avenue North (U.S. 11), on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Payne AL 35968, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Confederate Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Payne Opera House (about 300 feet away, Fort Payne’s Fort (about 300 feet away); Sequoyah (about 300 feet away); Wills Town Mission (about 300 feet away); Alabama (about 500 feet away); Main Street Historic District (approx. 0.4 miles away); Cherokee Indian Removal (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Fort Payne.
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Railroads & Streetcars •
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