Savannah in Chatham County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Savannah: Colonial Capital and Birthplace of
Representative Government in Georgia
Erected 2002 by Georgia Historical Society and the Office of the Secretary of State. (Marker Number 25-13.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 32° 4.742′ N, 81° 5.368′ W. Marker is in Savannah, Georgia, in Chatham County. Marker is at the intersection of E. Congress St. and Abercorn St. when traveling east on E. Congress St.. Touch for map. located in Reynolds Square. Marker is in this post office area: Savannah GA 31401, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lucas Theatre (a few steps from this marker); John Wesley Italians in Georgia's Genesis (within shouting distance of this marker); John Wesley, 1703- 1791 (within shouting distance of this marker); Site Of Filature (within shouting distance of this marker); The Oliver Sturges House (within shouting distance of this marker); Christ Church Parish House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Printing Office of James Johnson (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Savannah.
Also see . . . Trustee Georgia, 1732-1752. "The first twenty years of Georgia history are referred to as Trustee Georgia because during that time a Board of Trustees governed the colony." (Submitted on February 28, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Politics •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 28, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 2,629 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on February 28, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. 2. submitted on November 16, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.