Barnesville in Lamar County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Gordon Military College
Erected 1956 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 085-7A.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. In addition, it is included in the Georgia Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1852.
Location. 33° 2.79′ N, 84° 9.182′ W. Marker is in Barnesville, Georgia, in Lamar County. Marker is on College Drive 0 miles from Gordon Road, on the left when traveling south. The marker is located in front of Alumni Hall at the Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Barnesville GA 30204, 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. A&M - G.I.C. (here, next to this marker); Roosevelt’s Barnesville Speech (approx. 0.2 miles away); Barnesville Blues (approx. half a mile away); Lamar County (approx. half a mile away); Confederate Hospitals (approx. half a mile away); Confederate Hospital (approx. 0.6 miles away); Federals at Barnesville (approx. 1.3 miles away); Lamar Electric Membership Corporation Incorporating Board of Directors (approx. 2.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Barnesville.
Also see . . . Gordon College from New Georgia Encyclopedia. (Submitted on December 29, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.)
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