Fort Valley in Peach County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
James A. Everett
Founder of Fort Valley
Erected by Works Progress Administration. (Marker Number 49 D-6.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission, and the Works Progress Administration (WPA) projects marker series.
Location. 32° 33.233′ N, 83° 53.283′ W. Marker is in Fort Valley, Georgia, in Peach County. Marker is on West Church Street 0 miles west of Anderson Avenue, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. The marker stands in front of the Fort Valley City Hall. Marker is at or near this postal address: 204 West Church Street, Fort Valley GA 31030, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Peach County (a few steps from this marker); Confederate Dead (approx. one mile away); St. Lukeís Episcopal Church (approx. one mile away); Home of Samuel Henry Rumph (approx. 7.5 miles away); Gen. John B. Gordon (approx. 10.7 miles away); Governor John Houston (approx. 11.2 miles away); Perry Methodist Church (approx. 11.2 miles away); Perry United Methodist Church (approx. 11.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Valley.
More about this marker. The marker was erected in the late 1930s.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 1, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 362 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 1, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.