Decatur in Dekalb County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 1953 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 044-1.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 33° 46.534′ N, 84° 17.792′ W. Marker is in Decatur, Georgia, in Dekalb County. Marker is at the intersection of Ponce de Leon Ave and Clairemont Ave, on the left when traveling west on Ponce de Leon Ave. Touch for map. The marker is located under the magnolia tree at the sidewalk on Ponce de Leon Ave. Marker is in this post office area: Decatur GA 30030, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. DeKalb County (a few steps from this marker); Wheeler’s Cav. at Decatur (a few steps from this marker); Houston Mill Millstone Battle of Decatur (within shouting distance of this marker); The Stoneman Raid (within shouting distance of this marker); Garrard’s Cavalry Raid (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Beacon Community (approx. 0.3 miles away); Historic Decatur Cemetery (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Decatur.
Regarding Steatite Boulder. The boulder is directly in front of the marker, exposed to the elements and the acid rain of the metro Atlanta area.
Categories. • Anthropology • Native Americans • Natural Resources •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 3, 2008, by Felch Dumas of Decatur, Georgia. This page has been viewed 2,396 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 3, 2008, by Felch Dumas of Decatur, Georgia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.