Savannah in Chatham County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
This site possesses National significance in commemorating the history of the United States of America
National Park Service United States Department of the Interior
Erected 1976 by United States Department of the Interior. (Marker Number 76000611.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Landmarks • Notable Buildings. In addition, it is included in the National Historic Landmarks series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1976.
Location. 32° 4.642′ N, 81° 5.364′ W. Marker is in Savannah, Georgia, in Chatham County. Marker is on Abercorn Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 124 Abercorn Street, Savannah GA 31401, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Richardson-Owens-Thomas House (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Owens-Thomas House (a few steps from this marker); Moravian Colonists In Savannah (within shouting distance Barnard House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Georgia Civil Rights Trail: The Savannah Protest Movement (about 300 feet away); The Beverly M. Whitehead Human Resources Building (about 400 feet away); Gen. James Jackson Home Site (about 400 feet away); Conrad Aiken (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Savannah.
Regarding Owens-Thomas House. National Register of Historic Places :
Owens-Thomas House *** (added 1976 - Building - #76000611) •
Also known as Richardson-Owens-Thomas House
♦ Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering ;
♦ Architect, builder, or engineer: Jay,William
♦Architectural Style: Early Republic, Other ♦Area of Significance: Architecture
♦Period of Significance: 1800-1824, 1825-1849
♦Owner: Private , Local Gov't
♦Historic Function: Domestic
♦Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
♦Current Function: Recreation And Culture
♦Current Sub-function: Museum
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 4, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 873 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 4, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.