Augusta in Richmond County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Historic Site in Journalism
Marked this 30th day of August, 1973
SIGMA DELTA CHI
Professional Journalism Society
Erected 1973 by Sigma Delta Chi Professional Journalism Society.
Location. 33° 28.501′ N, 81° 57.847′ W. Marker is in Augusta, Georgia, in Richmond County. Marker is on Broad Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. On Broad Street between 7th & 8th Streets. Marker is at or near this postal address: 725 Broad St., Augusta GA 30901, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Emily Harvie Thomas Tubman (a few steps from this marker); Augusta Confederate Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); William Makepeace Thackeray (within shouting distance of this marker but has been reported missing); Untitled (Georgia Railroad and Banking Company) (about 400 feet away, Gen. Montgomery C. Meigs, U.S.A. (about 400 feet away); Augusta Cotton Exchange (about 600 feet away); The Mayham Tower (about 600 feet away); James Edward Oglethorpe (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Augusta.
More about this marker. The Professional Journalism Society’s Historic Sites in Journalism program honors the people and places that have played important roles in American journalistic history. The program dates back to 1942.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 9, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,045 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 9, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.