Savannah in Chatham County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Largest Slave Sale in Georgia History
The Weeping Time
Erected 2008 by Georgia Historical Society and the City of Savannah. (Marker Number 25-29.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 32° 5.231′ N, 81° 7.505′ W. Marker is in Savannah, Georgia, in Chatham County. Marker is at the intersection of Augusta Avenue and Dunn Street, on the right when traveling east on Augusta Avenue. The marker is in Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Savannah GA 31415, 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. Jasper Spring (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named Jasper Spring (approx. ¼ mile away); The Great Dane Dog (approx. 0.8 miles away); Robert Sengstacke Abbott Boyhood Home (approx. 0.8 miles away); Andrew Bryan (approx. 1.6 miles away); Birthplace of John C. Frémont (approx. 1.6 miles away); Storehouse (approx. 1.6 miles away); Central of Georgia (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Savannah.
Also see . . . The Weeping Time. (Submitted on February 7, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.)
Categories. • African Americans • Antebellum South, US • Notable Events •
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 3, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 3,947 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 3, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Christopher Busta-Peck was the editor who published this page.