Newnan in Coweta County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 1956 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 038-4.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 33° 22.493′ N, 84° 47.983′ W. Marker is in Newnan, Georgia, in Coweta County. Marker is at the intersection of East Court Street (U.S. 29) and North Court Street, on the left when traveling north on East Court Street. Touch for map. At the original Coweta County Courthouse (now the Coweta County Probate Court). Marker is at or near this postal address: 200 East Court Street, Newnan GA 30263, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. Coweta County Confederate Monument (a few steps from this marker); Governor William Yates Atkinson (a few steps from this marker); Coweta County World War I Memorial (a few steps from this marker); In Memory of General Daniel Newnan (a few steps from this marker); Confederate Hospitals (a few steps from this marker); Governor Ellis Gibbs Arnall (a few steps from this marker); Battle of Brown's Mill (within shouting distance of this marker); Col. Joe M. Jackson (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newnan.
Also see . . .
1. History of Coweta County. On the official Coweta County website. (Submitted on August 19, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
2. Wikipedia entry for Coweta County Georgia. This page has various links to also help African Americans research their family history. (Submitted on August 20, 2008, by Dianne Wood of Newnan, Georgia.)
1. The Coweta County African American Heritage Museum & Research Center
92 Farmer Street
Newnan, GA 30263
Focusing mainly on the African American History of Coweta County, the Coweta County African American Heritage Museum and Research Center
Contributing Correspondent Diane Wood volunteers Monday and Wednesday every week (except holidays) at the Museum and Research Center. She is there to help anyone, from any state or country, research their family histories.
— Submitted August 20, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.
Categories. • Notable Events • Political Subdivisions • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 19, 2008, by Dianne Wood of Newnan, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,807 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on August 19, 2008, by Dianne Wood of Newnan, Georgia. 2. submitted on August 19, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. 3. submitted on May 17, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. 4. submitted on May 15, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.