Albany in Dougherty County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Edward Vason Jones
Erected 2018 by the Georgia Historical Society, The National Society of The Colonial Dames of America in the State of Georgia-Albany Town Committee, and Albany-Dougherty Historic Preservation Commission. (Marker
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • War, World II • Waterways & Vessels.
Location. 31° 35.739′ N, 84° 11.646′ W. Marker is in Albany, Georgia, in Dougherty County. Marker can be reached from Dawson Road west of Greenwood Drive, on the right when traveling west. Located on the lawn of the Hugh Shackelford House. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1801 Dawson Road, Albany GA 31707, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Albany Home of Governor George D. Busbee (approx. 0.9 miles away); Albany’s First Brick House (approx. 2.2 miles away); Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital (approx. 2.3 miles away); Freedom Alley and City Hall (approx. 2.7 miles away); Colonel Nelson Tift (approx. 2.7 miles away); Dougherty County (approx. 2.7 miles away); De Soto in Georgia (approx. 2.8 miles away); Albany Lights (approx. 2.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Albany.
Also see . . . Wikipedia article on Edward Vason Jones. (Submitted on May 5, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 16, 2019. It was originally submitted on May 5, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 97 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 5, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.