Columbus in Muscogee County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
First Black Public School
Erected 1990 by Historic Chattahoochee Commission and the Muscogee County School District.
Location. 32° 28.171′ N, 84° 59.517′ W. Marker is in Columbus, Georgia, in Muscogee County. Marker is on 1st Avenue 0 miles north of 12th Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Columbus GA 31901, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Oglethorpe House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Trinity Episcopal Church (about 600 feet away); Kirven's Department Store Martin J. Crawford (about 800 feet away); City of Columbus (about 800 feet away); Columbian Lodge No. 7, Free & Accepted Masons Columbus, Georgia (about 800 feet away); The Ledger-Enquirer Newspapers (about 800 feet away); First Baptist Church (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbus.
Categories. • African Americans • Education •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 9, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 920 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 9, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.