Americus in Sumter County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Another hospital, the Bragg, was located three blocks to the south, in the building of Furlow Masonic Female College (a portion of which is incorporated in the present Furlow Grammar School).
Erected 1961 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 129-6.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 32° 4.371′ N, 84° 14.033′ W. Marker is in Americus, Georgia, in Sumter County. Marker is on North Jackson Street 0 miles south of East Forsyth Street (Georgia Route 49), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 118 North Jackson Street, Americus GA 31709, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking Americus Colored Hospital (approx. 0.3 miles away); Elm Tree (approx. 0.3 miles away); Speaker Crisp (approx. 0.4 miles away); Poverty Housing: A Global Epidemic (approx. 0.4 miles away); Welcome to Asia/Pacific (approx. 0.4 miles away); Deadly Insects (approx. half a mile away); Welcome to Latin America/Caribbean (approx. half a mile away); How blocks are made (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Americus.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 28, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 562 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 28, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.