Near Americus in Sumter County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 2005 by Georgia Historical Society, Sumter Historic Trust, Prison and Jail Project, Jubilee Partners, and Habitat for Humanity International. (Marker Number 129-1.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & ReligionCivil Rights. In addition, it is included in the Georgia Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1942.
Location. 31° 58.9′ N, 84° 17.833′ W. Marker is near Americus, Georgia, in Sumter County. Marker is at the intersection of Georgia Route 49 and Old Dawson Road, on the left when traveling south on State Route 49. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1324 Highway 49, Americus GA 31719, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pursuit of Jefferson Davis (approx. 6.2 miles away); Rosalynn Smith Carter (approx. 6˝ miles away); Williams Warehouse (approx. 6.6 miles away); Carter Warehouse (approx. 6.6 miles away); Early Days (approx. 6.7 miles away); Old Carter Peanut Warehouse (approx. 6.7 miles away); Old Bank Building (approx. 6.7 miles away); Walters Grocery Company (approx. 6.7 miles away).
Also see . . . Offical Website of Koinonia Farm. (Submitted on July 3, 2015, by Geoffrey Henniess of Americus, Georgia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on February 17, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 948 times since then and 32 times this year. Last updated on July 3, 2015, by Geoffrey Henniess of Americus, Georgia. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 17, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. 3, 4. submitted on February 18, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.