Athens in Clarke County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
The Red and Black
Erected 1994 by Georgia Department of Natural Resources. (Marker Number 029-18.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 33° 57.429′ N, 83° 22.537′ W. Marker is in Athens, Georgia, in Clarke County. Marker is on Herty Drive 0 miles south of Broad Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is located behind the Academic Building on the North Campus, University of Georgia. Marker is in this post office area: Athens GA 30601, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Holmes/Hunter Academic Building (within shouting distance of this marker); University of Georgia (within shouting distance of this marker); Robert Toombs Oak (within shouting distance of this marker); Herty Field (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Stoneman Raid (about 500 feet away); Abraham Baldwin (about 600 feet away); Old College (about 700 feet away); First Garden Club (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Athens.
Categories. • 20th Century • Arts, Letters, Music • Education •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 9, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,236 times since then and 11 times this year. Photo 1. submitted on September 9, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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