Blairsville in Union County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 1956 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 144-5.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 34° 52.551′ N, 83° 57.508′ W. Marker is in Blairsville, Georgia, in Union County. Marker is at the intersection of Cleveland Street (U.S. 19) and Blue Ridge Street, in the median on Cleveland Street. Touch for map. The marker stands on the south side of the courthouse square, by the Old Union County Courthouse. The Old Courthouse is now a museum. Marker is in this post office area: Blairsville GA 30512, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At Track Rock Gap (approx. 4.6 miles away); Brasstown Bald (approx. 5.7 miles away but has been reported missing); Trackrock Gap (approx. 5.7 miles away but has been reported missing); Byron Herbert Reece (approx. 7.1 miles away); a different marker also named Brasstown Bald (approx. 8.3 miles away); Davenport Mountain (approx. 9.8 miles away); Blood Mountain (approx. 10 miles away); North Carolina / Georgia (approx. 10.1 miles away in North Carolina but has been reported missing). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Blairsville.
Also see . . . Union County. The county maintains a web site (with a slide show of county scenes). (Submitted on July 25, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.)
Categories. • Antebellum South, US • Government • Native Americans • Political Subdivisions •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 24, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 764 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 24, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.