Cairo in Grady County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 1996 by Georgia Department of Natural Resources. (Marker Number 065-1.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 30° 52.738′ N, 84° 12.483′ W. Marker is in Cairo, Georgia, in Grady County. Marker is at the intersection of North Broad Street (Georgia Route 93) and 3rd Avenue NE, on the right when traveling north on North Broad Street. Touch for map. The marker stands on the lawn of the Grady County Courthouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 250 North Broad Street, Cairo GA 39828, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 2 Grady County (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Birthplace of Jackie Robinson (approx. 11½ miles away).
More about this marker. This marker replaced an earlier marker of the same title and text on this location erected by the Georgia Historical Commission. The earlier marker was removed and lost after the courthouse burned in 1980.
Also see . . . Henry W. Grady. The New Georgia Encyclopedia biography of Henry W. Grady, for whom the county is named. (Submitted on February 6, 2010, 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 February 2, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 846 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 2, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. 4. submitted on September 25, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.