Near Danielsville in Madison County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Lt. Col. Lemuel Penn and the Civil Rights Act
Erected 2006 by Georgia Historical Society, Lemuel Penn Memorial Committee, and Colbert Grove Baptist Church. (Marker Number 97-1.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 34° 9.38′ N, 83° 5.046′ W. Marker is near Danielsville, Georgia, in Madison County. Marker is at the intersection of Georgia Route 172 and Roy Wood Road on State Route 172. Click for map. The marker is at the Elbert County Line, at the Broad River. Marker is in this post office area: Danielsville GA 30633, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. William Bartram Trail (approx. 4.7 miles away); Crawford W. Long (approx. 8.1 miles away); Madison County (approx. 8.1 miles away); Crawford W Long M D (approx. 8.1 miles away); Stinchcomb Methodist Church (approx. 8.1 miles away); Crawford Long Birthsite (approx. 8.2 miles away); Watson Mill Bridge (approx. 9 miles away); Ty Cobb (approx. 9.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Danielsville.
Also see . . . Lemuel Penn Murder from The New Georgia Encyclopedia. (Submitted on April 29, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.)
Additional keywords. Murder
Categories. • 20th Century • African Americans • Civil Rights • Government • Military •
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