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Historical Markers in Haralson County, Georgia

 
Clickable Map of Haralson County, Georgia and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Haralson County, GA (5) Carroll County, GA (22) Paulding County, GA (43) Polk County, GA (24) Cleburne County, AL (2)  HaralsonCounty(5) Haralson County (5)  CarrollCounty(22) Carroll County (22)  PauldingCounty(43) Paulding County (43)  PolkCounty(24) Polk County (24)  CleburneCountyAlabama(2) Cleburne County (2)
Buchanan is the county seat for Haralson County
Adjacent to Haralson County, Georgia
      Carroll County (22)  
      Paulding County (43)  
      Polk County (24)  
      Cleburne County, Alabama (2)  
 
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1Georgia, Haralson County, Buchanan — 071-1 — Haralson County
On Business U.S. 27 at Weatherly Street, on the left when traveling south on U.S. 27Business .
This County, created by Act of the Legislature Jan. 26, 1856, is named for Gen. Hugh A. Haralson, Member of Congress and Chairman of the Committee on Military Affairs during the Mexican War. The County Site is named for James Buchanan, last . . . Map (db m11177) HM
2Georgia, Haralson County, Tallapoosa — 071-3 — Historic Tallapoosa
On East Atlanta Street (U.S. 78) at Freeman Street, on the right when traveling east on East Atlanta Street.
Tallapoosa was a place of great ceremonial importance to the Indians. Here in 1826 settlers discovered “Charles Town,” an Indian Village named for one of their great warriors. Several Indian trails intersected here and the Choctaw, Creek . . . Map (db m11142) HM
3Georgia, Haralson County, Tallapoosa — Sandtown Trail
On Broad Street (Georgia Route 120) at Bowden Street (Georgia Route 100), on the left when traveling west on Broad Street.
This road was originally the Sandtown Trail traveled by several tribes of Creek Indians. It connected Sandtown on the Chattahoochee River near Atlanta, Ga. with another Sandtown in Tallapoosa Co., Ala. Later became Old Ala. Road over which early . . . Map (db m11176) HM
4Georgia, Haralson County, Tallapoosa — Seven Chestnuts
On Bowden Street (Georgia Route 100) at Chestnut Street, on the right when traveling south on Bowden Street.
On this site under seven chestnut trees the Creek Indians held their council meetings.Map (db m11148) HM
5Georgia, Haralson County, Waco — 071-2 — Hungarian Colony
On U.S. 78 at Budapest Road, on the left when traveling west on U.S. 78.
In 1888, three wine-making communities were founded here on some 2000 acres. A local land developer, Ralph L. Spencer, invited some 200 Hungarian wine-making families to settle this region. They named their largest community BUDAPEST, in honor of . . . Map (db m11137) HM
 
 
 
 
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Feb. 6, 2023