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Birthplace of Girl Scouting

 
 
Birthplace of Girl Scouting Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, February 2008
1. Birthplace of Girl Scouting Marker
Inscription.
Birthplace of Girl Scouting in the United States
March 12, 1912
This building formerly the stable of
Julliette Low
••Founder••
The meeting place of the first Girl Scout Troops in the United States
Dedicated October, 1937

 
Erected 1937 by Girl Scouts Of America.
 
Location. 32° 4.39′ N, 81° 5.573′ W. Marker is in Savannah, Georgia, in Chatham County. Marker is on Drayton St, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. 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. Juliette Low (here, next to this marker); First Girl Scout Headquarters in America (within shouting distance of this marker); Colonial Dames House (within shouting distance of this marker); Andrew Low House (within shouting distance of this marker); Marist Place (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Savannah Volunteer Guards (about 400 feet away); Poetter Hall (about 400 feet away); Sergeant Jasper (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Savannah.
 
Also see . . .  Juliette Gordon Low Biography. Founder of
Birthplace of Girl Scouting Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2008
2. Birthplace of Girl Scouting Marker
The leftmost marker on the original Headquarters.
Girl Scouts of the USA (Submitted on June 11, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.) 
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 11, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,288 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 11, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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