Near Winder in Barrow County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 1977 by Winder Lions Club & Auxiliary.
Location. 33° 58.668′ N, 83° 42.24′ W. Marker is near Winder, Georgia, in Barrow County. Marker is on Atlanta Highway SE (U.S. 29) 0 miles east of Russell Cemetery Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 461 Atlanta Highway SE, Winder GA 30680, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Glenwood Elementary and High School ( approx. one mile away); Barrow County ( approx. 1.4 miles away); The Stoneman Raid Battle of King's Tanyard Builder of the Nation ( approx. 1.4 miles away); Concord Methodist Cemetery ( approx. 1.6 miles away); Winder's Most Historical Site ( approx. 1.7 miles away); Fort Yargo ( approx. 1.8 miles away); Bethlehem United Methodist Church ( approx. 2.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Winder.
Also see . . .
1. Richard Brevard Russell, Jr. His Congressional biography. Sen. Richard B. Russell served as Governor of Georgia, and in the U.S. Senate for 38 years. (Submitted on March 28, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.)
2. Richard B. Russell Jr. (1897-1971). A much more detailed biography, from the New Georgia Encyclopedia (Submitted on March 28, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.)
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