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Macon in Bibb County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

William Bartram Trail

Traced 1773–1777

 

—Deep South Region —

 
William Bartram Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Donald D. Daniel, June 27, 2006
1. William Bartram Trail Marker
Inscription. In 1775 William Bartram wrote of viewing “Old Okmulgee Fields” and remains of the power and grandeur of ancients of area.
 
Erected by The Camellia District of the National Council of State Garden Clubs in cooperation with The Garden Club of Georgia, Inc. and The National Park Service.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the William Bartram Trails marker series.
 
Location. 32° 50.549′ N, 83° 36.159′ W. Marker is in Macon, Georgia, in Bibb County. Marker is on the park road south of Emery Highway (U.S. 80). Touch for map. Marker is in park near the Visitor Center. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1207 Emery Highway, Macon GA 31217, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Battles of Dunlap Farm (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Dunlap House (about 300 feet away); a different marker also named The Dunlap House (about 400 feet away); Battle of Dunlap Hill-Stoneman's Raid (about 400 feet away); Fort Hawkins (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Macon.
 
Also see . . .
1. Map of the Ocmulgee National Monument Park. (Submitted on June 28, 2006.)
2. Ocmulgee National Monument. National Park Service website. (Submitted on June 28, 2006.) 

3. The Travels of William Bartram. (Submitted on June 28, 2006.)
4. Books about William Bartram and his travels. List of books on Amazon.com (Submitted on June 28, 2006.) 
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesExplorationNative Americans
 
William Bartram Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Donald D. Daniel, June 27, 2006
2. William Bartram Trail Marker
Creek Indian Mound Built Thousands of Years Ago image. Click for full size.
By Donald D. Daniel, June 27, 2006
3. Creek Indian Mound Built Thousands of Years Ago
Creek Indian Mound Thousands of Years Old image. Click for full size.
By Donald D. Daniel, June 27, 2006
4. Creek Indian Mound Thousands of Years Old
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 26, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 28, 2006, by Donald D. Daniel of Forsyth, Georgia. This page has been viewed 3,217 times since then and 81 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 28, 2006, by Donald D. Daniel of Forsyth, Georgia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.
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