“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”

Royston, Georgia Historical Markers

Dr. Stewart D. Brown, Sr. Marker image, Touch for more information
By David Seibert, October 11, 2010
Dr. Stewart D. Brown, Sr. Marker
Georgia (Franklin County), Royston — 059-2 — Dr. Stewart D. Brown, Sr.
Dr. Brown (1881-1952), Royston native, after years of the best training, returned home to practice surgery, bringing modern techniques and ingenious methods. He served his townspeople unfailingly for 40 years, performing 35,000 operations. With no . . . — Map (db m37346) HM
Georgia (Franklin County), Royston — Royston, GA / U.S. Bicentennial Monument
North Inscription Royston, GA The tri-county city where agriculture and industry join hands with progress! Mid Strickland, Mayor Imogene Lester, City Clerk Councilmen Ben Dickson Jerry Gaines, Mayor Pro-tem . . . — Map (db m61735)
Georgia (Franklin County), Royston — 059-10 — Ty CobbThe Georgia Peach
Tyrus Raymond Cobb (1886-1961) moved to Royston as a youth when his father got a teaching position here. He was playing “Town Ball” for the Royston Reds at age 14 and was in the minors at 17. He first played with the Augusta Tourists . . . — Map (db m10636) HM
Georgia (Franklin County), Royston — Tyrus Raymond Cobb"The Georgia Peach" — 1886 - 1961
Ty Cobb Lifetime Record 1904 - 1928 Games 3,033 At Bat 11,429 Runs 2,244 Hits 4,191 Put Outs 6,294 Errors 274 Home Runs 118 Stolen Bases 892 Runs Batted In 1,901 Batting Average 367 Assists 406 Fielding Average 961 . . . — Map (db m61745) HM

4 markers matched your search criteria.  
Paid Advertisement We are suspending advertising until they remove an ad for a certain book from circulation. A word in the book’s title has given rise to number of complaints. The word is inappropriate in school classroom settings.