Milledgeville in Baldwin County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
In Commemoration of Marquis De Lafayette
Marquis De Lafayette
and his visit to
March 27-29, 1825.
Monday March 28 a ball
and supper were given
in his honor in the State
House and a barbecue was
served on these grounds.
Erected 1925 by Georgia Society D.A.R. and Nancy Hart Chapter.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 33° 4.795′ N, 83° 13.527′ W. Marker is in Milledgeville, Georgia, in Baldwin County. Marker is on East Greene Street west of South Jefferson Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Located across from the south end of the Mary Vinson Memorial Library. Marker is at or near this postal address: 201 East Greene Street, Milledgeville GA 31061, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Georgia's Secession Convention (within shouting distance of this marker); Provost Guard Campsite (was within shouting distance of this marker but has been reported missing. ); Troup-Clark Political Feud (within shouting distance of this State House Square (within shouting distance of this marker); Milledgeville Confederate Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Alexis de Tocqueville (within shouting distance of this marker); Statehouse Square (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Milledgeville Hotel and Oliver Hardy (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Milledgeville.
Also see . . . New Georgia Encyclopedia article on Marquis de Lafayette in Georgia. (Submitted on May 2, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
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