Swainsboro in Emanuel County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 1954 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 53-1.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 32° 35.816′ N, 82° 20.077′ W. Marker is in Swainsboro, Georgia, in Emanuel County. Marker is on West Main St, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Between North Green and South Main Streets, on the former Emanuel County Courthouse square. Marker is in this post office area: Swainsboro GA 30401, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Swainsboro Georgia Veterans Memorial Emanuel County Patriot Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Home of George Leon Smith, II (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Sunbury Road (approx. 5.5 miles away); Summerville (approx. 10.8 miles away); Old Savannah Road (approx. 14 miles away but has been reported missing); Pine Barren Crossroads (approx. 14 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. David Emanuel (Governor of Georgia). Emanuel was a member of the Democratic Republican Party and was the first Jewish governor of any U.S. state. (Submitted on July 13, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
2. Emanuel County's. current courthouse was completed in 2002, and a city square was built on the former courthouse site with the old sheriff's office renovated to serve as the office for Emanuel County's Chamber of Commerce. (Submitted on July 13, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
Categories. • Notable Places • Settlements & Settlers •
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