Marietta in Cobb County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
S. V. Sanford
Erected by City of Marietta, Georgia.
Location. 33° 56.735′ N, 84° 32.937′ W. Marker is in Marietta, Georgia, in Cobb County. Marker can be reached from West Atlanta Street SE 0.1 miles north of Cemetery Street SE. Touch for map. Marker is in the center of the Old Marietta City Cemetery, and can only be reached from West Atlanta Street. Marker is in this post office area: Marietta GA 30060, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Slave Lot (a few steps from this marker); Rest well, Miss Mattie (a few steps from this marker); Confederate Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); U.D.C. Confederate Soldiers Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); William Root (within shouting This Little Cannon (within shouting distance of this marker); Founder's Lot William Harris (within shouting distance of this marker); Rev. Thomas Milton Allen (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marietta.
Also see . . . Sanford Stadium's website, with extensive information about the stadium. Sanford Stadium, at the University of Georgia in Athens, is one of the best-known college football statiums. It is the home field for the University of Georgia Bulldogs -- "the Dawgs" -- and games are played "between the hedges" at the statium. (Submitted on March 17, 2009, 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 March 14, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 956 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 14, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.