Marietta in Cobb County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Historic Dickson House
Erected 2008 by Cobb County Community Development Agency.
Location. 33° 54.515′ N, 84° 35.143′ W. Marker is in Marietta, Georgia, in Cobb County. Marker can be reached from County Services Parkway 0.2 miles north of Al Bishop Drive. The marker is located on Cobb County property behind the Cobb County Parks, Recreation, Cultural Affairs Department, next to the Woodruff Cottage and Gardens. The area is fenced off, and permission should be Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1792 County Services Parkway, Marietta GA 30008, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cherokee Land Lottery (approx. half a mile away); Powder Springs Road (approx. 0.6 miles away); Battle of Kolb's Farm (approx. 0.7 miles away); Battle of Kolb's Farm - June 22, 1864 (approx. 0.7 miles away); Kolb House (approx. 0.7 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of Kolb's Farm (approx. 0.7 miles away); Nesbitt-Union Chapel Ruins (approx. 0.9 miles away); Wm. G. McAdoo's Birthplace (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marietta.
More about this marker. The marker was originally installed in front of the Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs Department on County Services Parkway in 2008, and then moved to the location of the house in 2009.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
Topics. This marker is included in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • War, US Civil
Credits. This page was last revised on January 26, 2020. This page originally submitted on July 22, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,206 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 22, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.