Elko in Houston County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
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. 11½ miles away); Perry Methodist Church (approx. 11½ miles away); Governor John Houston (approx. 11½ 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.
Also see . . .
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 and other poems, and has the full text of "All Quiet . . . ." (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.)
Categories. • Arts, Letters, Music • War, US Civil •
More. Search the internet for Thaddeus Oliver.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 2, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 758 times since then and 2 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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