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Dahlonega in Lumpkin County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Dahlonega Stories

The Price Building

 
 
Dahlonega Stories Price Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Leah Tibbs, September 22, 2018
1. Dahlonega Stories Price Building Marker
Inscription. Click to hear the inscription.  The Price Building was erected in 1897 by former Congressman W.P. Price to house Price & Son General Merchandise downstairs and Colonel Price’s law offices upstairs. Later leased to various businesses, it was Dahlonega’s first movie theater 1925–1948.

Hal and Carol Williams purchased and rehabilitated the structure in 1981 to house a Christmas shop. In 2001 Sam and Julia Norton remodeled the downstairs as the Dessertery & Picnic Café.
 
Location. 34° 31.939′ N, 83° 59.069′ W. Marker is in Dahlonega, Georgia, in Lumpkin County. Marker is on Public Square west of South Park Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 30 Public Square, Dahlonega GA 30533, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Dahlonega Stories (a few steps from this marker); Lumpkin Court House (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Dahlonega Stories (a few steps from this marker); Lumpkin County Veterans Memorial
The Price Building image. Click for full size.
By Leah Tibbs, September 22, 2018
2. The Price Building
(within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Dahlonega Stories (within shouting distance of this marker); Lumpkin County Historic Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Dahlonega Stories (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Dahlonega Stories (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dahlonega.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on September 28, 2018. This page originally submitted on September 25, 2018, by David Tibbs of Resaca, Georgia. This page has been viewed 22 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 25, 2018, by David Tibbs of Resaca, Georgia. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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