Americus in Sumter County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 1960 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 129-5.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & Politics • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Georgia Historical Society series list.
Location. 32° 4.116′ N, 84° 13.739′ W. Marker is in Americus, Georgia, in Sumter County. Marker is on Taylor Street 0.1 miles east of Lee Street (Georgia Route 377)Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 139 Taylor Street, Americus GA 31709, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Federal Headquarters (approx. 0.2 miles away); Rees Park (approx. 0.3 miles away); Confederate Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); Confederate Hospitals (approx. 0.4 miles away); Washington Elm Tree (approx. 0.7 miles away); Americus Colored Hospital (approx. 0.7 miles away); Poverty Housing: A Global Epidemic (approx. 0.7 miles away); Deadly Insects (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Americus.
Also see . . . Charles Crisp (1845-1896). The New Georgia Encyclopedia (Submitted on April 28, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 17, 2019. It was originally submitted on April 25, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 422 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 25, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.