Cartersville in Bartow County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected by Etowah Valley Historical Society.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Churches & Religion.
Location. 34° 9.037′ N, 84° 46.55′ W. Marker is in Cartersville, Georgia, in Bartow County. Marker is on Georgia Route 293 0.1 miles north of Old River Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cartersville GA 30120, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Etowah (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Federal Fort (approx. ¼ mile away); Amos T. Akerman Friendship Monument (approx. 1½ miles away); Tribute on Monument / 38 Names on Monument (approx. 1½ miles away); Private First Class Jerry Wayne Gentry (approx. 1½ miles away); God Bless America (approx. 1.6 miles away); Old Bartow County Courthouse (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cartersville.
Regarding Friendship Cemetery. The Etowah Valley Historical Society took over maintenance of the cemetery in 2002 and began clearing the overgrown site in 2003, a project which took several years.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 12, 2018. It was originally submitted on June 14, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 650 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 14, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.