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Midway in Liberty County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

In Memory of Button Gwinnett and Dr. Lyman Hall

 
 
In Memory of Button Gwinnett and Dr. Lyman Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, February 18, 2011
1. In Memory of Button Gwinnett and Dr. Lyman Hall Marker
Inscription. Members of the Midway Colony Signers of the Declaration of Independence and Governors of Georgia
 
Erected 1952 by Saint John's Parish Chapter Daughters of the American Colonists.
 
Location. 31° 48.401′ N, 81° 25.833′ W. Marker is in Midway, Georgia, in Liberty County. Marker can be reached from Ocean Highway (U.S. 17) half a mile north of East Oglethorpe Highway (U.S. 84), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Located in the yard of the Colonial Midway Museum. Marker is in this post office area: Midway GA 31320, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Midway Museum (within shouting distance of this marker); Midway Congregational Church (within shouting distance of this marker); The Rev. Mr. John Osgood (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Brigadier General James Screven (about 300 feet away); Midway Cemetery (about 300 feet away); James Screven and Daniel Stewart (about 300 feet away); Kilpatrick and Mower at Midway Church (about 400 feet away); Midway Church (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Midway.
 
Also see . . .
1. Button Gwinnett - Biographical Directory of the United States Congress
Sundial on top of marker image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, February 18, 2011
2. Sundial on top of marker
"At the going down of the sun, and in the morning we will remember them."

The sundial reads, "I count none but sunny hours".
. (Submitted on April 18, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
2. Button Gwinnett - The New Georgia Encyclopedia. (Submitted on April 18, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
3. Lyman Hall - The New Georgia Enclyclopedia. (Submitted on April 18, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. Colonial EraPatriots & Patriotism
 
In Memory of Button Gwinnett and Dr. Lyman Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, February 18, 2011
3. In Memory of Button Gwinnett and Dr. Lyman Hall Marker
In front of the Colonial Midway Museum
In Memory of Button Gwinnett and Dr. Lyman Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, February 18, 2011
4. In Memory of Button Gwinnett and Dr. Lyman Hall Marker
Looking toward US-17 and the 'Midway Museum' marker.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 15, 2011, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. This page has been viewed 414 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 15, 2011, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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