Near Blairsville in Union County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Byron Herbert Reece
Erected 2006 by Georgia Historical Society, the Byron Herbert Reece Society, Union County Government, Union County Historical Society, and Young Harris College. (Marker Number 144-1.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 34° 46.862′ N, 83° 54.581′ W. Marker is near Blairsville, Georgia, in Union County. Marker is on Gainesville Highway (U.S. 19/129) 0.8 miles north of Georgia Route 180, on the left when traveling north. Click . Marker is in this post office area: Blairsville GA 30512, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Blood Mountain (approx. 3.2 miles away); Union County (approx. 7.1 miles away); Track Rock Gap (approx. 7.3 miles away); Brasstown Bald (approx. 8.5 miles away); Homesite of Joseph Emerson Brown (approx. 8.9 miles away); Trackrock Gap (approx. 9.3 miles away but has been reported missing); a different marker also named Brasstown Bald (approx. 9.3 miles away but has been reported missing); a different marker also named Brasstown Bald (approx. 10.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Blairsville.
Also see . . .
1. Byron Herbert Reece. The New Georgia Encyclopedia entry for Reece.
2. Biography of Reece.
3. Reece Society. Has a great deal of information about Reece.
Categories. • 20th Century • Arts, Letters, Music • Notable Persons •
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