Cuthbert in Randolph County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Andrew Female College
This college has been a great source of supply for school teachers in Southwest Georgia. During the War Between the States the buildings were used for a Confederate hospital.
In 1892, the college was destroyed by fire and more modern buildings were erected.
Erected 1983 by Georgia Department of Natural Resources. (Marker Number 120-2A.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 31° 46.267′ N, 84° 47.367′ W. Marker is in Cuthbert, Georgia, in Randolph County. Marker is at the intersection of Court Street/Blakely Street (Old U.S. 27) and College Street/Broad Street (U.S. 82), in the median on Court Street/Blakely Street. Click for map. The marker stands in the town square n the center of Cuthbert. (Both Old US 27 and US 82 change street names at this point.). Marker is in this post office area: Cuthbert GA 39840, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least Site of First Randolph County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Carnegie Library (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Frederick Davis Patterson, M.D. / Patterson Hospital (about 500 feet away); Randolph County (about 600 feet away); Site of First Church Building in Cuthbert, Georgia (approx. 0.2 miles away); Shady Grove (approx. 0.2 miles away); Confederate Dead and Hospitals (approx. ¼ mile away); Mother of Georgia's Pecan Industry (approx. ¼ mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Cuthbert.
Categories. • Education • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 269 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. 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.