Albany in Dougherty County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Albany Home of Governor George D. Busbee
Erected 2016 by the Georgia Historical Society, Albany/Dougherty Historic Preservation Commission, and Thronateeska Heritage Foundation, Inc. (Marker Number 47-3.)
Topics. This African Americans • Arts, Letters, Music • Education • Government & Politics • Industry & Commerce. A significant historical year for this entry is 1962.
Location. 31° 35.42′ N, 84° 10.757′ W. Marker is in Albany, Georgia, in Dougherty County. Marker is on West 3rd Avenue near North Slappey Boulevard (Business U.S. 82), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1205 West 3rd Avenue, Albany GA 31707, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Edward Vason Jones (approx. 0.9 miles away); Albany’s First Brick House (approx. 1.3 miles away); Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital (approx. 1.4 miles away); St. Teresa's Catholic Church (approx. 1˝ miles away); Freedom Alley and City Hall (approx. 1.8 miles away); Colonel Nelson Tift (approx. 1.8 miles away); Dougherty County (approx. 1.8 miles away); De Soto in Georgia (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Albany.
Also see . . . The New Georgia Encyclopedia - George Busbee (1927-2004). (Submitted on May 6, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 16, 2019. It was originally submitted on May 6, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 108 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 6, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.