Savannah in Chatham County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Haven Home Industrial Training School
Erected 2009 by Georgia Historical Society and the Haven Home Alumni Association. (Marker Number 25-36.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Education. In addition, it is included in the Georgia Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1885.
Location. 31° 59.799′ N, 81° 6.967′ W. Marker is in SavannahTouch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 207 E Montgomery Crossroad, Savannah GA 31406, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. White Bluff Meeting House (approx. 1.1 miles away); Vernonburg (approx. 2.1 miles away); Capture of the USS "Water Witch" (approx. 2.1 miles away); Candler Hospital (approx. 2.4 miles away); Telfair Hospital for Females (approx. 2.4 miles away); St. Joseph's Hospital (approx. 2.4 miles away); Sandfly (approx. 2.4 miles away); Nicholsonboro (approx. 2.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Savannah.
Also see . . . Gilbert Haven, Wikipedia entry. ...He traveled widely, visiting the Holy Land, Africa, Mexico and Europe, and was an early proponent of equality of the sexes. He became a member of the New England Annual Conference in 1851, and served as bishop in Atlanta. (Submitted on August 21, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 21, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,091 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 21, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.