Decatur in Dekalb County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 1953 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 044-1.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 33° 46.526′ N, 84° 17.803′ W. Marker is in Decatur, Georgia, in Dekalb County. Marker is at the intersection of Ponce de Leon Ave and Clairemont Ave, on the left when traveling west on Ponce de Leon Ave. The marker is located under the magnolia tree at the sidewalk on Ponce de Leon Ave. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Decatur GA 30030, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Houston Mill Millstone DeKalb County (a few steps from this marker); Wheeler’s Cav. at Decatur (within shouting distance of this marker); During the Battle of Decatur (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Dekalb County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Garrard’s Cavalry Raid (within shouting distance of this marker); The Stoneman Raid (within shouting distance of this marker); Indian Trails of Dekalb County (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Decatur.
Regarding Steatite Boulder. The boulder is directly in front of the marker, exposed to the elements and the acid rain of the metro Atlanta area.
Categories. • Anthropology & Archaeology • Native Americans • Natural Resources •
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 4, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 3, 2008, by Felch Dumas of Decatur, Georgia. This page has been viewed 2,500 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 3, 2008, by Felch Dumas of Decatur, Georgia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.