Rome in Floyd County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
The Woman Who Saved Football in Georgia
The Woman who Saved Football in Georgia
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Sports • Women. A significant historical month for this entry is November 1897.
Location. 34° 15.267′ N, 85° 10.296′ W. Marker is in Rome, Georgia, in Floyd County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Broad Street and East 4th Avenue, on the right when traveling east. The markers are etched in the sidewalk at the southeast corner. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Rome GA 30161, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Opera Alley (within shouting distance of this marker); Ellen Axson Wilson (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Floyd County (about 600 feet away); The Old Town Clock (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old Town Clock Museum (approx. 0.2 miles away); Floyd County World War I Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Carnegie Library (approx. ¼ mile away); Spanish-American War Monument (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rome.
Also see . . . The Tragedy of Von Gammon. From the University of Georgia Libraries. (Submitted on April 15, 2021, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.)
Credits. This page was last revised on April 15, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 15, 2021, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 45 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 15, 2021, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.