Cartersville in Bartow County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Amos T. Akerman (1821-1880)
Erected 2018 by Georgia Historical Society, Waters Foundation, Inc., and Bartow History Museum. (Marker Number 8-2.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Law Enforcement. In addition, it is included in the Georgia Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1869.
Location. 34° 9.587′ N, 84° 47.595′ W. Marker is in Cartersville, Georgia, in Bartow County. Marker is on South Tennessee Street (Georgia Route 293) 0.1 miles north of Brook Drive, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 336 South Tennessee Street, Cartersville GA 30120, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Amos T. Akerman (within shouting distance of this marker); Friendship Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away); Tribute on Monument / 38 Names on Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away); Private First Class Jerry Wayne Gentry (approx. 0.4 miles away); God Bless America (approx. 0.4 miles away); Bartow County (approx. half a mile away); Old Bartow County Courthouse (approx. half a mile away); Home of Sam P. Jones (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cartersville.
Also see . . . Amos T. Akerman (Wikipedia). (Submitted on April 16, 2021, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.)
Credits. This page was last revised on April 16, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 16, 2021, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 50 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 16, 2021, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.