Louisville in Jefferson County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Abbot & Stone Building 1890
Louisville Commercial Historic District
has been placed on the
National Register of Historic Places
by the United States
Department of the Interior
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Industry & Commerce • Notable Buildings. A significant historical year for this entry is 1890.
Location. 33° 0.012′ N, 82° 24.557′ W. Marker is in Louisville, Georgia, in Jefferson County. Marker is on West Broad Street (Business U.S. 1) just west of Mulberry Street (Georgia Route 24W), on the right when traveling west. Marker is mounted at eye-level near the center of the south façade, facing West Broad Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 103 West Broad Street, Louisville GA 30434, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Market House (a few steps from this marker); The Sacking of Louisville (within shouting distance of this marker); Louisville, Georgia (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); "Yazoo Fraud" (about 700 feet away); Old State Capitol (about 700 feet away); Site of Capitol BuildingTo Commemorate the Site of the First Permanent Capitol of Georgia (about 800 feet away); Rocky Comfort Creek (approx. ¾ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Louisville.
Regarding Abbot & Stone Building 1890. Contributing property, Louisville Commercial Historic District, National Register of Historic Places #93001469.
Also see . . . Louisville Commercial Historic District.
The town was laid out in 1794. It was named Louisville pursuant to 1786 plans of the Georgia Legislature for a new state capital. Louisville served as capital of the state of Georgia for 11 years, from 1796 to 1806; the capital then moved to Milledgeville.(Submitted on April 30, 2022, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.)
Credits. This page was last revised on May 1, 2022. It was originally submitted on April 30, 2022, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 137 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 30, 2022, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.