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Tyler Home

 
 
Tyler Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, May 1, 2011
1. Tyler Home Marker
Inscription. Where in March 1866, the Ladies Aid Society organized the first Memorial Association honoring Confederate heroes. “One day” each year is theirs.

(Reverse side):
Ladies Memorial Association
Organized March 12, 1865.
Officers Elected
Mrs. Robert Carter President
Mrs. Robert A. Ware 1st, Vice President
Mrs. J. M. McAllister 2nd Vice President
Mrs. M.A. Patten Treasurer
Mr. Charles J. Williams Secretary
 
Erected 1936 by Works Progress Administration, United Daughters of the Confederacy, and the Ladies Memorial Association.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy, and the Works Progress Administration (WPA) projects marker series.
 
Location. 32° 28.355′ N, 84° 59.263′ W. Marker is in Columbus, Georgia, in Muscogee County. Marker is at the intersection of Veterans Boulevard (U.S. 27) and 14th Street, on the right when traveling south on Veterans Boulevard. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Columbus GA 31901, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Last Land Battle in War of 1861-65 (a few steps from this marker); Bullard-Hart-Sampson House
Tyler Home Marker -- Reverse Side image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, May 1, 2011
2. Tyler Home Marker -- Reverse Side
(about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); High Uptown Historic District / Garrett-Bullock-Delay House (about 800 feet away); Birthplace of Robert Winship Woodruff (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Rankin House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Martin J. Crawford (approx. 0.2 miles away); Saint John African Methodist Episcopal Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Philip Thomas Schley (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Columbus.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Tyler Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, May 1, 2011
3. Tyler Home Marker
Looking south on Veterans Boulevard toward downtown Columbus
Tyler Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, May 1, 2011
4. Tyler Home Marker
Tyler Home Marker -- Reverse Side image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, May 1, 2011
5. Tyler Home Marker -- Reverse Side
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 346 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. 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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