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Roswell in Fulton County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Great Oaks

1842

 

—A Founders Home —

 
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By David Seibert, May 27, 2013
1. Great Oaks Marker
Inscription. The Reverend Nathaniel A. Pratt, first minister of the Roswell Presbyterian Church. During the Civil War, Union troops camped here in 1864 while occupying Roswell on their way to Atlanta.
 
Erected by The Roswell Historical Society.
 
Location. 34° 1.193′ N, 84° 21.813′ W. Marker is in Roswell, Georgia, in Fulton County. Marker is on Mimosa Boulevard 0.2 miles north of Marietta Highway (Georgia Route 120), on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 786 Mimosa Bouilevard, Roswell GA 30075, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Francis J. Minhinnett House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Roswell Presbyterian Church (about 400 feet away); Brantley-Newton House (about 500 feet away); Roswell’s Distinguished Men (about 600 feet away); Pastorium (about 800 feet away); Pleasant Hill Baptist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Castle (approx. ¼ mile away); Primrose Cottage (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Roswell.
 
Categories. Churches & ReligionWar, US Civil
 
Great Oaks Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, May 27, 2013
2. Great Oaks Marker
Looking north on Mimosa Boulevard
Great Oaks image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, May 27, 2013
3. Great Oaks
Great Oaks image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, May 27, 2013
4. Great Oaks
Great Oaks in 2000 image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, 2000
5. Great Oaks in 2000
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 23, 2017. This page originally submitted on October 22, 2017, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 126 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 22, 2017, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.
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