Near Blairsville in Union County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Byron Herbert Reece
Erected 2006 by Georgia Historical Society, the Byron Herbert Reece Society, Union County Government, Union County Historical Society, and Young Harris College. (Marker Number 144-1.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Agriculture • Arts, Letters, Music • Cemeteries & Burial Sites. In addition, it is included in the Georgia Historical Society series list.
Location. 34° 46.862′ N, 83° 54.581′ W. Marker is near Blairsville, Georgia, in Union County. Marker is on Gainesville Highway (U.S. 19/129) 0.8 miles north of Georgia Route 180, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Blairsville GA 30512, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Blood Mountain (approx. 3.2 miles away); Hogpen Gap (approx. 5½ miles away); Union County (approx. 7.1 miles away); Track Rock Gap (approx. 7.3 miles away); Brasstown Bald (approx. 8½ miles away); Homesite of Joseph Emerson Brown (approx. 8.9 miles away); a different marker also named Brasstown Bald (approx. 10.8 miles away); Trahlyta’s Grave (approx. 10.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Blairsville.
Also see . . . Byron Herbert Reece. The New Georgia Encyclopedia entry for Reece. (Submitted on July 30, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.)
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