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. A significant historical month for this entry is February 1858.
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 (approx. Amos T. Akerman (1821-1880) (approx. 1.2 miles away); Friendship Monument (approx. 1½ miles away); Tribute on Monument / 38 Names on Monument (approx. 1½ miles away); Asa Griggs Candler (approx. 1½ miles away); Major General Pierce Manning Butler Young, CSA (approx. 1½ 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.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 11, 2023. It was originally submitted on June 14, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 922 times since then and 132 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.