Americus in Sumter County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Georgia Southwestern State University
Erected by Georgia Southwestern State University. (Marker Number 129-10.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 32° 3.417′ N, 84° 13.15′ W. Marker is in Americus, Georgia, in Sumter County. Marker is at the intersection of Wheatley Street and East Glessner Street, on the right when traveling north on Wheatley Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Americus GA 31709, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At Rees Park (approx. ¾ mile away); Federal Headquarters (approx. 0.9 miles away); Confederate Cemetery (approx. 0.9 miles away); Speaker Crisp (approx. one mile away); Confederate Hospitals (approx. 1.4 miles away); Poverty Housing: A Global Epidemic (approx. 1.6 miles away); Welcome to Latin America/Caribbean (approx. 1.6 miles away); Deadly Insects (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Americus.
More about this marker. While erected by the University, the marker is in the style of the markers erected by the Georgia Historical Commission and Georgia Department of Natural Resources.
Also see . . .
1. Georgia Southwestern State University website. (Submitted on March 24, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.)
2. Georgia Southwestern State University - Wikipedia. (Submitted on March 24, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.)
Categories. • Education •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 23, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 539 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 23, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.