Elko in Houston County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Georgia Historical Society series list.
Location. Marker has been reported missing. It was located near 32° 18.855′ N, 83° 38.069′ W. Marker was in Elko, Georgia, in Houston County. Marker was at the intersection of Georgia Route 26 and Loggins Road, on the right when traveling east on State Route 26. Touch for map. Marker was in this post office area: Elko GA 31025, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this location, measured as the crow flies. Pulaski County (approx. 9.9 miles away); Slosheye Trail (approx. 9.9 miles away); Old Hartford (approx. 10.8 miles away); De Soto Trail (approx. 11.3 miles away); The 1812 Soldiers (approx. 11.3 miles away); Perry United Methodist Church (approx. 11˝ miles away); Perry Methodist Church (approx. 11˝ miles away); Governor John Houston (approx. 11˝ miles away).
More about this marker. Text for the missing marker was taken from “Georgia Historical Markers” (Bay Tree Grove, Second Edition 1978), compiled by Carroll P. Scruggs from the records of the Georgia Historical Commission.
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1. Disagreement over the authorship of "All Quiet Along the Potomac Tonight". There is some disagreement concerning the authorship of "All Quiet Along the Potomac Tonight." This web site covers Oliver, his career (Submitted on March 9, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.)
2. All Quiet Along the Potomac Tonight. The Wikipedia entry for the poem credits the poem to Ethel Lynn Beers; Oliver is not mentioned. (Submitted on March 9, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 2, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 780 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 2, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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