“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Near Pine Log in Bartow County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)

Corra Harris

Corra Harris Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, February 26, 2005
1. Corra Harris Marker
Inscription. Author of "A Circuit Riderīs Wife" and many other books and articles, lived from 1913 until her death in 1935.
The most productive years of her career were spent in a picturesque log cabin, which, according to legend, was once the home of a Cherokee Indian chief.
Born at Elberton in 1869, she married the Rev. Lundy Howard Harris at the age of 17. From her experiences as the wife of an itinerant Methodist minister she later drew her literary material.
Erected 1997 by Georgia Department of Natural Resources. (Marker Number 008-13.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 34° 22.343′ N, 84° 45.665′ W. Marker is near Pine Log, Georgia, in Bartow County. Marker is on Mount Pleasant Road 1.7 miles from Georgia Route 140, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Rydal GA 30171, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pine Log Church Historic District (approx. 2.6 miles away); Historic Pine Log Methodist Church (was approx. 2.7 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Old Pine Log Indian Town (approx. 5.7 miles away); Old Sonora P.O. Now Sonoraville (approx. 6 miles away); Historic Trimble House (approx. 8.9 miles away); Big Spring (approx. 9 miles away); Cherokee Nation (approx. 9.3 miles away); Mosteller's Mills (approx. 9.4 miles away).
Also see . . .  Cora Harris Biography from New Georgia Encyclopedia. (Submitted on November 2, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 2, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,732 times since then and 2 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on November 2, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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