Preston in Webster County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
First Confederate Flag Raising in Georgia
Erected 1955 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 152-3.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 32° 3.962′ N, 84° 32.22′ W. Marker is in Preston, Georgia, in Webster County. Marker is on County Courthouse Square (U.S. 280). Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Preston GA 31824, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Walter F. George (here, next to this marker); Webster County (a few steps from this marker); Veterans (a few steps from this marker); Lannahassee Archery, Georgia (approx. 6.1 miles away but has been reported missing); Jimmy Carter's Boyhood Farm (approx. 6.6 miles away); Jimmy Carter Slept Here (approx. 6.6 miles away); Always a Reckoning (approx. 6.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Preston.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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