Hiram in Paulding County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
The Hiram Rosenwald School
Erected 2005 by Georgia Historical Society, U.N.I.T.E., and the Hiram Rosenwald School Preservation. (Marker Number 110-1.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission, and the Rosenwald Schools marker series.
Location. 33° 52.812′ N, 84° 45.624′ W. Marker is in Hiram, Georgia, in Paulding County. Marker is on Hiram Douglasville Highway (Georgia Route 92) 0 miles south of Alexander Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hiram GA 30141, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Henry Lester House (approx. 0.8 miles away); George Darby House Cleburne’s H’dq’rs. (approx. 1.8 miles away); Site: Colley House Hood’s H’dq’rs (approx. 2.1 miles away); Polk’s Corps at Dallas and New Hope Church (approx. 2.3 miles away); Site: Robertson House (approx. 2.3 miles away); Hardee's Corps at Powder Springs (approx. 3.6 miles away); Confederate Line (approx. 4.1 miles away); Rt. of Federal Line May 26 -June 1, 1864 (approx. 4.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hiram.
Also see . . . Rosenwald Schools. For more on Julius Rosenwald and the Rosenwald Schools in Georgia. The Hiram Colored School was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2001. (Submitted on November 29, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.)
Categories. • 20th Century • African Americans • Education •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 10, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,217 times since then and 10 times this year. Photo 1. submitted on November 10, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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