Atlanta in Fulton County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Augustus Hurt Plantation
Erected 1956 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 060-80.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 33° 46.001′ N, 84° 21.346′ W. Marker is in Atlanta, Georgia, in Fulton County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of East Freedom Parkway and Carter Center Entrance. Touch for map. This marker is located in the parking lot of the Carter Presidential Center near the rose garden. Marker is in this post office area: Atlanta GA 30307, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Augustus Hurt House (here, next The Battles for Atlanta (within shouting distance of this marker); Sightless Among Miracles (within shouting distance of this marker); Stanley's Sector (approx. 0.2 miles away); The DeGress Battery (approx. half a mile away); The March to the Sea (approx. half a mile away); The Troup Hurt House (approx. half a mile away); Baker's Brigade (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Atlanta.
More about this marker. This marker may have been moved as recently as the mid-1990's since the Carter Center construction changed the routes of several roads, including Williams Mill Road and Ralph McGill Boulevard.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 15, 2008, by Felch Dumas of Decatur, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,172 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 15, 2008, by Felch Dumas of Decatur, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.