Macon in Bibb County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Birthplace of Sidney Lanier
Erected 1975 by Georgia Historic Marker. (Marker Number 011-6.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 32° 50.235′ N, 83° 38.174′ W. Marker is in Macon, Georgia, in Bibb County. Marker is on High Street, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 935 High Street, Macon GA 31201, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. The First Baptist Church of Christ ( about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); St. Joseph's Catholic Church ( about 800 feet away); City Hall & Old Capitol ( approx. ¼ mile away); Wesleyan College ( approx. ¼ mile away); Medal of Honor ( approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Macon.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker.
Also see . . .
1. Poems of Sidney Lanier, Edited by his Wife. Online edition of the 1884 title. (Submitted on November 5, 2006.)
2. Lanier, Sidney (1842–1881). Brief biography from The Handbook of Texas Online. (Submitted on November 5, 2006.)
Categories. • Antebellum South, US • Arts, Letters, Music • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 4, 2006, by Donald D. Daniel of Forsyth, Georgia. This page has been viewed 3,263 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 4, 2006, by Donald D. Daniel of Forsyth, Georgia. 3. submitted on January 15, 2015. 4. submitted on November 4, 2006, by Donald D. Daniel of Forsyth, Georgia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.