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Macon in Bibb County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Macon History

1839 - 1910

 
 
History of Macon Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, March 31, 2012
1. History of Macon Marker
Inscription. The Reform Medical College of Georgia, Middle Georgia’s first medical school was founded in Forsyth, in 1839. The School moved to Macon in 1845 and remained here for 50 years before moving to Atlanta. Scores of physicians received their medical education at the Reform Medical College including Georgia’s first female physician, Cassandra Pickett Durham in 1870.

C. Jack Ellis, Mayor City of Macon

Anita Ponder, President Macon City Council
 
Location. 32° 50.183′ N, 83° 37.517′ W. Marker is in Macon, Georgia, in Bibb County. Marker is on Mulberry Street 0 miles east of 3rd Street, in the median. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Macon GA 31201, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Freemasonry in Macon (a few steps from this marker); Civil War Era Maconites of African Ancestry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Macon City Hall (about 500 feet away); First Public Camellia Show (about 500 feet away); William Arthur Fickling, Sr. (about 500 feet away); Post 3 Macon (about 600 feet away); Wilson's Raid To Macon (about 700 feet away); Jefferson Davis at the Lanier House (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Macon.
 
More about this marker.
Macon History Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, March 31, 2012
2. Macon History Marker
The marker was erected sometime between 1999 and 2007.
 
Categories. EducationScience & Medicine
 
Macon History Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, March 31, 2012
3. Macon History Marker
Looking east on the Mulberry Street median.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 510 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. 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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