Savannah in Chatham County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Haven Home Industrial Training School
Erected 2009 by Georgia Historical Society and the Haven Home Alumni Association. (Marker Number 25-36.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 31° 59.799′ N, 81° 6.967′ W. Marker is in Savannah, Georgia, in Chatham County. Marker is on East Montgomery Crossroad (Georgia Route 204), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Located between Hanover Street and Edgewater Road, in front of Bartlett Middle School. Marker is at or near this postal address: 207 E. Montgomery Crossroad, Savannah GA 31406, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. White Bluff Meeting House (approx. 1.1 miles away); Vernonburg (approx. 2.1 miles away); Capture of the USS "Water Witch" (approx. 2.1 miles away); Candler Hospital (approx. 2.4 miles away); Telfair Hospital for Females (approx. 2.4 miles away); St. Joseph's Hospital (approx. 2.4 miles away); Sandfly (approx. 2.4 miles away); Nicholsonboro (approx. 2.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Savannah.
Also see . . . Gilbert Haven, Wikipedia entry. ...He traveled widely, visiting the Holy Land, Africa, Mexico and Europe, and was an early proponent of equality of the sexes. He became a member of the New England Annual Conference in 1851, and served as bishop in Atlanta. (Submitted on August 21, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
Categories. • African Americans • Education •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 21, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 943 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 21, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.