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Historical Markers in Attapulgus, Georgia

 
Clickable Map of Decatur 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 Decatur County, GA (41) Baker County, GA (2) Grady County, GA (5) Miller County, GA (3) Mitchell County, GA (7) Seminole County, GA (7) Gadsden County, FL (27)  DecaturCounty(41) Decatur County (41)  BakerCounty(2) Baker County (2)  GradyCounty(5) Grady County (5)  MillerCounty(3) Miller County (3)  MitchellCounty(7) Mitchell County (7)  SeminoleCounty(7) Seminole County (7)  GadsdenCountyFlorida(27) Gadsden County (27)
Bainbridge is the county seat for Decatur County
Attapulgus is in Decatur County
      Decatur County (41)  
ADJACENT TO DECATUR COUNTY
      Baker County (2)  
      Grady County (5)  
      Miller County (3)  
      Mitchell County (7)  
      Seminole County (7)  
      Gadsden County, Florida (27)  
 
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1Georgia (Decatur County), Attapulgus — Amsterdam, Georgia / Shade Grown Tobacco
Amsterdam, Georgia In 1891, A. Cohn & Co. purchased 14,000 acres for tobacco cultivation and named it Amsterdam. At that time, the property was the largest tobacco plantation in the world under one ownership. In 1907, seven of the larger . . . Map (db m56069) HM
2Georgia (Decatur County), Attapulgus — Attapulgite / Fullers Earth
Attapulgite There are many types of Fullers Earth clay. Attapulgite is a unique type, found in the USA only in Decatur County, GA and Gadsden County, Fl. It is also found in Spain, Russia , and China. The unique nature of Attapulgite is, . . . Map (db m40870) HM
3Georgia (Decatur County), Attapulgus — Attapulgus
Attapulgus was one of the first settlements in Decatur County, Georgia. It was first known as the Borough of Pleasant Grove. The name was changed when a post office was established in 1838. “Attapulgus” was taken from a Creek Indian . . . Map (db m40944) HM
4Georgia (Decatur County), Attapulgus — Attapulgus Cemetery Inc.Hatcher Annex
This property was given to the Attapulgus Cemetery Inc. on Easter Sunday, April 15, 2001, by Dr. and Mrs. Charles Ross Hatcher Jr., To the Glory of God, Our Father, And in memory of his parents, Charles Ross and Vivian Miller Hatcher Sr. . . . Map (db m57447) HM
5Georgia (Decatur County), Attapulgus — Attapulgus High School
A male academy was established in Attapulgus in 1836 and a female academy in 1852. A four-room frame building was built on the site after establishment of public education in Georgia in 1872. In 1921 Mariola School joined Attapulgus and a frame . . . Map (db m40742) HM
6Georgia (Decatur County), Attapulgus — Attapulgus Presbyterian Cemetery
Perpetual Care Foundation Lot given by J. H. Gibson 1850 Pleasant Grove Presbyterian Church Cemetery 1854 Resolution 1966 Record Decatur Co, GA. In Memory Gibson, Chestnut, Cook, Pound & others by descendants. Initial gift W.P. Cook . . . Map (db m57360) HM
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7Georgia (Decatur County), Attapulgus — Gragg Lumber Company
In 1926, brothers John, Earl, Wayne and Gilbert Gragg came from North Carolina to establish a sawmill six tenths of a mile north of here on the east side of Amsterdam Road. As the Gragg Lumber Co., they leased cutting rights on 16,000 acres . . . Map (db m56071) HM
 
 
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Nov. 28, 2022