Historic District - North in Savannah in Chatham County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Joel Chandler Harris in Savannah
Erected 2003 by Georgia Historical Society, The Joel Chandler Harris Association, The Marshall House, and The Savannah Morning News. (Marker Number 25-15.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music • Entertainment. Georgia Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1870.
Location. 32° 4.888′ N, 81° 5.549′ W. Marker is in Savannah, Georgia, in Chatham County. It is in the Historic District - North. Marker is on W. Bay Street near Whitaker St., on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: 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. Oglethorpe Bench (within shouting distance of this marker); The Propeller Club of the Port of Savannah (within shouting distance of this marker); "A World Apart" (within shouting distance of this marker); This is Yamacraw Bluff (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Landing of Oglethorpe and the Colonists (about 300 feet away); Gen. Oglethorpe's Landing (about 300 feet away); William Bartram Trail (about 300 feet away); SS Savannah and SS John Randolph (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Savannah.
Regarding Joel Chandler Harris in Savannah. Joel Chandler Harris, author of Uncle Remus Tales.
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Also see . . .
1. Wikipedia entry. stories, based (Submitted on February 21, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
2. The Marshall House. Savannah's oldest hotel. (Submitted on February 21, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on February 8, 2023. It was originally submitted on February 21, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 2,450 times since then and 54 times this year. Last updated on December 10, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. Photos: 1. submitted on August 27, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. 2. submitted on May 10, 2021, by Shane Oliver of Richmond, Virginia. 3. submitted on February 21, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. 4. submitted on April 8, 2020, by J. Makali Bruton of Accra, Ghana. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.