Milledgeville in Baldwin County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Old Oglethorpe University
Erected 1994 by Georgia Department of Natural Resources. (Marker Number 005-21.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 33° 3.289′ N, 83° 14.765′ W. Marker is in Milledgeville, Georgia, in Baldwin County. Marker is at the intersection of Allen Memorial Drive and Ivey Drive, on the right when traveling west on Allen Memorial Drive. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Milledgeville GA 31061, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Milledgeville State Hospital (approx. 1.4 miles away); The Methodist Church (approx. 1.7 miles away); Carl Vinson • Mary Green Vinson (approx. 1.7 miles away); Rear Admiral John W. Wilcox (approx. 1.7 miles away); Route of the Twentieth Corps (approx. 1.7 miles away); Cemetery Square (approx. 1.8 miles away); Cedar Lane Cemetery (approx. 1.8 miles away); The Unknown Soldiers of Brown Hospital (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Milledgeville.
Also see . . . History of Oglethorpe University. The University effectively "died at Gettysburg" according to the article. (Submitted on August 28, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • Antebellum South, US • Education • War, US Civil •
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