Louisville in Jefferson County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 1978 by Georgia Department of Natural Resources. (Marker Number 081-3.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 32° 59.914′ N, 82° 24.482′ W. Marker is in Louisville, Georgia, in Jefferson County. Marker is on West Broad Street (U.S. 1) 0 miles east of Green Street, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is located in front of the old Courthouse. Marker is in this post office area: Louisville GA 30434, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. Old State Capitol (here, next to this marker); Site of Capitol Building (within shouting distance of this marker); To Commemorate the Site of the First Permanent Capitol of Georgia (within shouting distance of this marker); Market House (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line but has been reported missing); Louisville, Georgia (approx. 0.2 miles away); Rocky Comfort Creek (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Ogeechee River (approx. 2.1 miles away); Old Town Plantation (approx. 8.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Louisville.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
Also see . . . Yazoo Fraud from New Georgia Encyclopedia. A more detailed account of the Yazoo Fraud, described as "one of the most significant events in the post-Revolutionary history of Georgia," (Submitted on November 8, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.)
Categories. • Antebellum South, US • Notable Events • Political Subdivisions • Settlements & Settlers •
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