Rome in Floyd County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Martha Berry’s Birthplace
Erected 1954 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 057-9.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 34° 16.798′ N, 85° 10.867′ W. Marker is in Rome, Georgia, in Floyd County. Marker is at the intersection of Veterans Memorial Parkway NE (Loop Georgia Route 1) and Martha Berry Highway (U.S. 27) on Veterans Memorial Parkway NE. Touch for map. The marker stands at the entrance to Oak Hill and the Martha Berry Museum. An admission fee is charged. Marker is at or near this postal address: 24 Veterans Memorial Parkway NE, Rome GA 30161, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. Original Cabin (approx. 0.2 miles away); Chieftains (approx. 0.7 miles away); Major Ridge (approx. 0.7 miles away); Berry College (approx. ¾ mile away); De Soto In Georgia (approx. 1½ miles away); Federal Occupation of Rome (approx. 1½ miles away); French’s Div. at Rome (approx. 1½ miles away); Davis’ March to Rome (approx. 1½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rome.
Also see . . . Martha Berry. New Georgia Encyclopedia biography of Martha Berry. (Submitted on June 2, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.)
Categories. • 20th Century • Education •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 31, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 793 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 31, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.