Elko in Houston County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 1955 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 076-2.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. Touch for map. Marker was in this post office area: Elko GA 31025, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 12 miles of this location, measured as the crow flies. Pulaski County (approx. 9.9 miles away); Slosheye Trail (approx. 9.9 miles away); Old Hartford (approx. 10.8 miles away); Perry United Methodist Church (approx. 11½ miles away); Perry Methodist Church (approx. 11½ miles away); Governor John Houston (approx. 11½ miles away).
More about this marker. Text for the missing marker was taken from “Georgia Historical Markers” (Bay Tree Grove, Second Edition 1978), compiled by Carroll P. Scruggs from the records of the Georgia Historical Commission.
Also see . . .
1. Disagreement over the authorship of "All Quiet Along the Potomac Tonight". There is some disagreement concerning the authorship of "All Quiet Along the Potomac Tonight." This web site covers Oliver, his career and other poems, and has the full text of "All Quiet . . . ." (Submitted on March 9, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.)
2. All Quiet Along the Potomac Tonight. The Wikipedia entry for the poem credits the poem to Ethel Lynn Beers; Oliver is not mentioned. (Submitted on March 9, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.)
Categories. • Arts, Letters, Music • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 2, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 668 times since then and 77 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 2, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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