Cartersville in Bartow County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Some of the most prominent people of the day vacationed at the resort including four state governors in one season. Georgia Governor Joseph E. Brown was a frequent guest and physician, scientist, conservationist, and educator. Joseph LeConte honeymooned here in 1846.
The hotel and the three primary springs (Chalybeate, Sulphur & Magnesia, and Freestone) stood approximately 1/3 mile east of here.
Erected by Etowah Valley Historical Society.
Location. 34° 13.408′ N, 84° 44.509′ Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 295 Simpson Circle, Cartersville GA 30121, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Felton Home (approx. 3.5 miles away); Etowah and the War (approx. 4.1 miles away); Battle of Allatoona (approx. 4.1 miles away); Mark Anthony Cooper's Iron Works (approx. 4.1 miles away); John W. Akin (approx. 4.9 miles away); Pierce Manning Butler Young, (1836-1896) (approx. 5 miles away); Old Bartow County Courthouse (approx. 5 miles away); God Bless America (approx. 5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Cartersville.
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