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.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Georgia Historical Society series list.
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 Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Americus Colored Hospital (approx. 0.3 miles away); Washington 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.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on January 28, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 574 times since then and 13 times this year. 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.