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Historical Markers in Avondale Estates, Georgia

 
Clickable Map of DeKalb 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 DeKalb County, GA (113) Clayton County, GA (51) Fulton County, GA (463) Gwinnett County, GA (60) Henry County, GA (37) Rockdale County, GA (8)  DeKalbCounty(113) DeKalb County (113)  ClaytonCounty(51) Clayton County (51)  FultonCounty(463) Fulton County (463)  GwinnettCounty(60) Gwinnett County (60)  HenryCounty(37) Henry County (37)  RockdaleCounty(8) Rockdale County (8)
Decatur is the county seat for DeKalb County
Avondale Estates is in DeKalb County
      DeKalb County (113)  
ADJACENT TO DEKALB COUNTY
      Clayton County (51)  
      Fulton County (463)  
      Gwinnett County (60)  
      Henry County (37)  
      Rockdale County (8)  
 
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1Georgia (DeKalb County), Avondale Estates — 044-90 — The Gutzon Borglum HouseAvondale Estates — 1924-1925 —
Gutzon Borglum, the world famous sculptor of Mt. Rushmore and the first man to work on the Confederate Memorial carving on Stone Mountain, lived in this house from 1924 to 1925. He had begun the Stone Mountain carving in 1923 with his plan that . . . Map (db m9592) HM
2Georgia (DeKalb County), Avondale Estates — 44-2 — The Waffle House
At this location, on Labor Day 1955, Avondale Estates neighbors Joe Rogers, Sr., and Tom Forkner founded the first Waffle House restaurant. The name was inspired by the most popular item on the original menu. The restaurant's focus on fast-food . . . Map (db m59307) HM
 
 
  
  
  
 
 
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Nov. 30, 2022