Savannah in Chatham County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Birthplace of Juliette Gordon Low
Juliette Gordon Low
Founder of Girl Scouts
In The United States
Owned and Operated
Girl Scouts Of The U.S.A.
Has Been Designated A
This Site Possesses National Significance
In Commemorating The History Of The
United States Of America
National Park Service
United States Department Of The Interior
Erected 1965 by United States Department Of The Interior , National Park Service.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Notable Buildings. In addition, it is included in the National Historic Landmarks series list.
Location. 32° 4.616′ N, 81° 5.551′ W. Marker is in Savannah, Georgia, in Chatham County. Marker is at the intersection of Bull Street and Oglethorpe Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 10 East Oglethorpe Avenue, Savannah GA 31401, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. James Moore Wayne, 1790-1867 (a few steps from this marker); "Tyrants Fall In Every Foe Liberty's In Every Blow" (a few steps from this marker); Birthplace of Juliette Low (a few steps from this marker); Original 1733 Burial Plot (within shouting distance of this marker); Independent Presbyterian Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Lowell Mason (within shouting distance of this marker); Savannah's First Burying Ground (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Dr. Wm. A. Caruthers (1802-46) (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Savannah.
Regarding Birthplace of Juliette Gordon Low. National Register of Historic Places:
Low, Juliette Gordon, Historic District *** (added 1966 - - #66000276)
Also known as Andrew Low House and Carrige House
10 Oglethorpe Ave., E., 330 Drayton St., 329 Abercorn St. , Savannah
♦ Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
♦ Architect, builder, or engineer: Norris, John S., Jay,William
♦ Architectural Style: Early Republic, Italianate
♦ Historic Person: Low,Juliette Gordon
♦ Area of Significance: Education, Architecture, Social History
♦ Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1800-1824
♦ Historic Function: Domestic, Social
♦ Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Recreation And Culture, Social
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Also see . . .
1. Girl Scouts. Juliette Gordon Low Biography (Submitted on February 22, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
2. Julliette Gordon Low. In 2005, Juliette Low was honored as part of a new national monument in Washington, D.C. named The Extra Mile Points of Light Volunteer Pathway. The monument's medallions, laid into sidewalks adjacent to the White House, form a one-mile walking path. (Submitted on February 22, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
Credits. This page was last revised on March 27, 2020. It was originally submitted on February 22, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 3,870 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on August 25, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. 2, 3. submitted on February 22, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. 4. submitted on November 3, 2016, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. 5. submitted on June 11, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.