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Douglas County Georgia Historical Markers

 
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By David Seibert, April 29, 2010
Douglas County Marker
Georgia (Douglas County), Douglasville — 048-1 — Douglas County
This county, created by Act of the Legislature October 17, 1870, is named for Stephen A. Douglas, the “Little Giant,” a Vermonter who was Congressman from Illinois 1843 to ‘47, Senator from ‘47 to ‘61, and Democratic candidate for . . . — Map (db m30727) HM
Georgia (Douglas County), Douglasville — Vansant Brothers
Young Vansant with his brother Rueben moved from Cowpen, S.C., to the Cherokee lands west of Atlanta in the year 1850. As the County of Douglas began to form, both brothers wished to give land for a county seat. A friendly fist duel ensued and the . . . — Map (db m61160) HM
Georgia (Douglas County), Douglasville — Veterans Memorial
In honor of the Brave Service Men & Women who have defended and continue to defend the United States of America. — Map (db m58886) HM

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