Athens in Athens-Clarke County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Site of First Classes
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. A significant historical date for this entry is January 27, 1785.
Location. 33° 57.349′ N, 83° 22.476′ W. Marker is in Athens, Georgia, in Athens-Clarke County. Marker can be reached from S Jackson Street 0 miles south of E Broad Street, on the left when traveling north. The marker is on the north side of Old College (now the Dean's Office) on the North Campus of the University of Georgia. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Athens GA 30602, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Abraham Baldwin (a few steps from this marker); Old College (within shouting distance of this marker); Robert Toombs Oak (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Herty Field (about 400 feet away); First Garden Club (about 600 feet away); The Red and BlackHolmes/Hunter Academic Building (about 600 feet away); University of Georgia (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Athens.
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