Columbus in Muscogee County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Oglethorpe Meets the Indians at Coweta
Erected 1962 by the Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 106-29.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 32° 27.185′ N, 84° 59.412′ W. Marker is in Columbus, Georgia, in Muscogee County. Marker is at the intersection of 4th Street (U.S. 280) and 2nd Avenue, on the right when traveling east on 4th Street. Touch for map. Located just to the north of the Jonathan Hatcher Skateboard Park. Marker
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fourth Street Baptist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); William Bartram Trail (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dedicated to the Veterans of 1898 to 1902 (approx. 0.2 miles away); “The Folly” (approx. ¼ mile away); John McIlhenny Home (approx. ¼ mile away); Gertrude "Ma" Rainey (approx. 0.4 miles away); Horace King (1807 - 1887) (approx. 0.4 miles away); Thomas Greene Bethune (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbus.
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Also see . . . Wikipedia article on James Oglethorpe. (Submitted on February 4, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • Native Americans •
Credits. This page was last revised on February 4, 2017. This page originally submitted on February 4, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 133 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 4, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.