Dalton in Whitfield County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
The McCarty Subdivision
Erected 2002 by The Georgia Historical Society and the City of Dalton. (Marker Number 155-1.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. This marker has been replaced by another marker nearby. It was located near 34° 45.677′ N, 84° 58.37′ W. Marker was in Dalton, Georgia, in Whitfield County. Marker was at the intersection of West Walnut Avenue (Georgia Route 52) and Willow Park Drive, on the right when traveling east on West Walnut Avenue. Touch for map. Marker was in this post office area: Dalton GA 30720, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this location The McCarty Neighborhood (here, next to this marker); The Blunt House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Confederate Cemetery (approx. 0.6 miles away); Campaign for Atlanta: Johnston's Review (approx. 0.6 miles away); George Whitefield (approx. ¾ mile away); Joseph E. Johnston Memorial (approx. ¾ mile away); Tristam Dalton (approx. 0.8 miles away); Western and Atlantic Railroad Depot (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dalton.
More about this marker. The marker was removed in early 2008, replaced by a new Georgia Historical Society marker titled "The McCarty Neighborhood." The new marker, numbered 155-3, has a slightly different text with more detailed information on John McCarty's background.
There has been no date announced for a formal dedication of the new marker.
Categories. • 20th Century • Political Subdivisions • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 17, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 714 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 17, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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