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Pulaski in Giles County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Pulaski Cornerstone — Northeast

 
 
Pulaski Cornerstone — Northeast Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, June 6, 2020
1. Pulaski Cornerstone — Northeast Marker
Inscription.  This marker is one of four which laid out one square mile (640 acres=one section) in 1841. A land grant was issued in 1809 and 1813 to the City of Pulaski and the County of Giles by James Madison, President of the United States.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Political Subdivisions. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #04 James Madison series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1841.
 
Location. 35° 12.397′ N, 87° 1.647′ W. Marker is in Pulaski, Tennessee, in Giles County. Marker is on East Grigsby Street (Alternate Route 31) east of North 1st Street (U.S. 31), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 715 N 1st St, Pulaski TN 38478, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gabriel McKissack (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Building Up (about 700 feet away); USCT The United States Colored Troops (about 700 feet away); Fort Lilly (about 700 feet away); Bridgeforth High School (approx. ¼ mile away); Pulaski Courthouse Square Historic District
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(approx. half a mile away); This Well (approx. half a mile away); Donald Grady Davidson (1893~1966) John Crowe Ransom (1888~1974) (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pulaski.
 
Pulaski Cornerstone — Northeast Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, June 6, 2020
2. Pulaski Cornerstone — Northeast Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 9, 2020. It was originally submitted on June 8, 2020, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 140 times since then and 47 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 8, 2020, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.

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