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Columbus in Muscogee County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Nunnally Johnson (1897-1977)

 
 
Nunnally Johnson (1897-1977) Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 4, 2017
1. Nunnally Johnson (1897-1977) Marker
Inscription. Nunnally Johnson was a native of Columbus who left his job as a reporter for "The Columbus Enquirer - Sun" to eventually become one of Hollywood's most successful screenwriter/producers. By the age of thirty-five, Johnson had written two musicals for Broadway and directed, produced, or written more than one hundred motion pictures. His films include "Jesse James" (1939), "The Grapes of Wrath" (1940), "The Three Faces of Eve" (1957), and "The Dirty Dozen" (1967).
 
Erected 1983.
 
Location. 32° 27.476′ N, 84° 59.721′ W. Marker is in Columbus, Georgia, in Muscogee County. Marker can be reached from Front Avenue north of West 6th Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Located between the railroad tracks and the Chattahoochee Riverwalk (below). Marker is at or near this postal address: Front Avenue, Columbus GA 31901, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Carson McCullers (1917 - 1967) (here, next to this marker); Augusta Jane Evans (1835-1909) (here, next to this marker); Prize-Winning Newspapers (here, next to this marker); Columbus Museums (here, next to this marker);
Nunnally Johnson (1897-1977) Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 4, 2017
2. Nunnally Johnson (1897-1977) Marker
Educational Institutions (here, next to this marker); Industrial District (within shouting distance of this marker); Early Industrial Center (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Benning (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbus.
 
Also see . . .  Wikipedia article on Nunnally Johnson. (Submitted on February 7, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, MusicNotable Persons
 
Nunnally Hunter Johnson image. Click for full size.
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3. Nunnally Hunter Johnson
Marker in is middle foreground. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 4, 2017
4. Marker in is middle foreground.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 7, 2017. This page originally submitted on February 7, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 148 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 7, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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