Monticello in Jasper County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 1954 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 079-1.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 33° 18.282′ N, 83° 41.022′ W. Marker is in Monticello, Georgia, in Jasper County. Marker is at the intersection of East Green Street (Georgia Route 16) and North Warren Street (Georgia Route 83), on the right when traveling west on East Green Street. Touch for map. The marker stands in front of the Jasper County Courthouse; the courthouse square is the junction of Georgia Highways 11, 16, 83, 212, and 229. Marker is in this post office area: Monticello GA 31064, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. Site of Inn (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Reese Home (approx. ¼ mile away); Jackson Springs (approx. 1.4 miles away); The Stoneman Raid (approx. 2.3 miles away); Hebron Baptist Church (approx. 2.3 miles away); The March to the Sea (approx. 3.7 miles away); Home of Senator Alfred Cuthbert (approx. 7.4 miles away but has been reported missing); Providence Baptist Church (approx. 8.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Monticello.
Regarding Jasper County. The 1992 movie "My Cousin Vinny" was filmed in Jasper County, with the Courthouse and courtrooms used for many scenes in the movie.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 15, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 521 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 15, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.