Demorest in Habersham County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Piedmont has made significant contributions to education on a regional state, and national level. Graduates of the college have gone on to serve as teachers at all levels throughout the state, superintendents of many Georgia School systems, state Superintendent of Schools during the initial integration of public schools, presidents of five major universities, and state and national senators and representatives whose interest and work centered on education.
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Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. In addition, it is included in the Georgia Historical Society series list. A significant historical date for this entry is September 6, 1720.
Location. 34° 33.947′ N, 83° 32.665′ W. Marker is in Demorest, Georgia, in Habersham County. Marker is at the intersection of Oak Avenue and Georgia Street, on the right when traveling south on Oak Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Demorest GA 30535, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. John Robert Mize (within shouting distance of this marker); Home of Johnny Mize (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Habersham Iron Works & Mfg. Co. (approx. 1.9 miles away); Toombs-Bleckley House (approx. 3½ miles away); Habersham County (approx. 3.6 miles away); Clarkesville War Memorial (approx. 3.6 miles away); De Soto (approx. 3.6 miles away); Grace Protestant Episcopal Church (approx. 3.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Demorest.
Credits. This page was last revised on January 25, 2021. It was originally submitted on June 10, 2012, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 589 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on June 10, 2012, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.