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Auburn in Lee County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Auburn - Alabama

 
 
Auburn - Alabama Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tim & Renda Carr, January 16, 2011
1. Auburn - Alabama Marker
Inscription.
Settled by Judge J. J. Harper and others
from Harris County, Georgia, in 1836.
This region was opened to settlement
in 1836-37 by the removal of the
Creek Indians to lands west
of the Mississippi River.

Erected by
The Alabama Officers Club
Daughters of the American Revolution
March 14, 1934

 
Erected 1934 by Alabama Officers Club, Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 32° 36.38′ N, 85° 28.905′ W. Marker is in Auburn, Alabama, in Lee County. Marker is at the intersection of South College Street (Alabama Route 147) and Magnolia Avenue, in the median on South College Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Auburn AL 36830, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Toomers Corner And The Bank Of Auburn (within shouting distance of this marker); Auburn 1865~Present / The "Loveliest Village" (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Lathe (about 600 feet away); Auburn United Methodist Church Founder's Chapel
Auburn - Alabama Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tim & Renda Carr, January 16, 2011
2. Auburn - Alabama Marker
(about 700 feet away); Auburn University Chapel (about 700 feet away); City Hall (about 800 feet away); Auburn University (approx. 0.2 miles away); Desegregation at Auburn (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Auburn.
 
Also see . . .  Encyclopedia of Alabama entry on Auburn. (Submitted on December 19, 2012, by Laura Hill of Auburn, Alabama.)
 
Categories. Native AmericansSettlements & Settlers
 
Auburn - Alabama Marker stands in the median on College Street on the left of the photo image. Click for full size.
By Tim & Renda Carr, January 16, 2011
3. Auburn - Alabama Marker stands in the median on College Street on the left of the photo
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. This page has been viewed 880 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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