Historic Markers Across Georgia



The Allen Strain



Marker ID:  
Location: front of the old Baldwin County Courthouse, West Hancock Street, Milledgeville, GA
County: Baldwin
Coordinates: N 33° 4.868    W 083° 13.766
  33.08113333    -83.22943333
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: None
 



Text:

The Allen Strain

In grateful commemoration
of the contribution to agriculture by
Drs. Henry Dawson
and
Edwin Whitaker, Allen, Brothers,
of Baldwin County, Georgia, in the discovery,
improvement and dissemination, 1920-1940, of
the Allen Strain, reseeding variety, crimson clover.

Erected 1953 by the Progressive Farmers Club of Baldwin County.



 

 

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