Near Helen in White County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Early Trading Post
Erected 1955 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 154-6.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission, and the Trail of Tears marker series.
Location. 34° 40.876′ N, 83° 41.95′ W. Marker is near Helen, Georgia, in White County. Marker is on Unicoi Turnpike (Georgia Route 17) 0.7 miles east of Helen Highway (Georgia Route 75), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Helen GA 30545, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Nacoochee Valley (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Nacoochee Indian Mound Bishop Marvin A. Franklin (approx. 0.6 miles away); White Methodist Church (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Unicoi Turnpike (approx. ¾ mile away); Discovery of Gold (approx. 1.1 miles away); Blacksmith Shop (approx. 1.4 miles away); Emancipation Wall (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Helen.
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 23, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 609 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 23, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.