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Near Pine Mountain in Harris County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Sunnyside School, Midway Baptist Church and Midway Cemetery Historic District

 
 
Sunnyside School, Midway Baptist Church and Midway Cemetery Historic District Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, September 18, 2010
1. Sunnyside School, Midway Baptist Church and Midway Cemetery Historic District Marker
Inscription. The community building and spaces in the Sunnyside/Midway Historic District reflect rural Harris County in the 1920ís. Sunnyside School was built by local residents in 1921 to consolidate several one-room schools. It was used as an elementary and high school until the 1940ís. It served as clubhouse for the Home Demonstration Club and now houses the Sunnyside Community Club. Midway Baptist Church was founded in 1921 and met in the school until the church was completed in 1925. These buildings have been in continuous use since their construction.
 
Erected 2000 by Historic Chattahoochee Commission, Midway Baptist Church and Sunnyside Community Club.
 
Location. 32° 49.143′ N, 84° 59.014′ W. Marker is near Pine Mountain, Georgia, in Harris County. Marker is at the intersection of Hopewell Church Road and Sunnyside Church Road, on the right when traveling west on Hopewell Church Road. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2495 Hopewell Church Road, Pine Mountain GA 31822, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Whitesville (approx. 2.8 miles away); Whitesville Methodist Episcopal Church, South (approx.
Sunnyside School, Midway Baptist Church and Midway Cemetery Historic District Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, September 18, 2010
2. Sunnyside School, Midway Baptist Church and Midway Cemetery Historic District Marker
3 miles away); Jones Crossroads (approx. 4.6 miles away); Bethany Baptist Church (approx. 6.9 miles away); Columbus Baptist Association (approx. 7.5 miles away); Harris County (approx. 7.6 miles away); U.S.S. Harris County (approx. 7.6 miles away); B. F. White (approx. 7.6 miles away).
 
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Midway Baptist Church image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, September 18, 2010
3. Midway Baptist Church
Sunnyside School, Midway Baptist Church and Midway Cemetery Historic District Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, September 18, 2010
4. Sunnyside School, Midway Baptist Church and Midway Cemetery Historic District Marker
Loking east on Hopewell Church Road toward Pine Mountain
Sunnyside School, Midway Baptist Church and Midway Cemetery Historic District Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, September 18, 2010
5. Sunnyside School, Midway Baptist Church and Midway Cemetery Historic District Marker
Looking west on Hopewell Church Road toward Whitesville; the Midway Baptist Church is on the right.
Sunnyside School image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, September 18, 2010
6. Sunnyside School
The school is now used by the Sunnyside Community Club.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 871 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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