Smithville in Lee County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Pursuit of Jefferson Davis
Erected 1956 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 088-5.)
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. A significant historical month for this entry is May 1865.
Location. 31° 54.001′ N, 84° 15.152′ W. Marker is in Smithville, Georgia, in Lee County. Marker is at the intersection of Georgia Route 118 and South Stanton Drive (U.S. 41), on the right when traveling east on Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Smithville GA 31787, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Koinonia Farm (approx. 6.2 miles away); Noted Indian Settlement (approx. 10 miles away); Georgia Southwestern State University (approx. 11 miles away); Chehaw (approx. 11.4 miles away); Federal Headquarters (approx. 11½ miles away); Calvary Episcopal Church (approx. 11.6 miles away); Rees Park (approx. 11.6 miles away); Speaker Crisp (approx. 11.7 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on February 1, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 992 times since then and 53 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 1, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.