Columbus in Muscogee County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
George Parker Swift I
Erected 2001 by Historic Chattahoochee Commission and the Columbus Consolidated Government.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce. A significant historical month for this entry is September 1912.
Location. 32° 28.353′ N, 84° 59.613′ W. Marker is in Columbus, Georgia, in Muscogee County. Marker is at the intersection of 14th Street and Broadway, on the right when traveling west on 14th Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Columbus GA 31901, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Battle of Columbus (within shouting distance J.S. Pemberton & the Confederacy/The Formula (within shouting distance of this marker); General Benning (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Civil War Women’s Riot (about 400 feet away); Haiman's Sword Factory (about 700 feet away); High Uptown Historic District / Garrett-Bullock-Delay House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Eagle & Phenix Mills (approx. 0.2 miles away); Birthplace of Robert Winship Woodruff (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbus.
More about this marker. This marker replaced an earlier marker with the same title and similar text, erected by the Georgia Historical Commission at this location, which had been removed and lost during construction.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 5, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,517 times since then and 68 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 5, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. 3. submitted on June 28, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. 4, 5. submitted on May 6, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.