Historic Markers Across Georgia



Historic Price House



Marker ID: GHM 008-8
Location: On Law Rd, 1.2 miles north of Ga 293 east of Kingston, GA
County: Bartow
Coordinates: N 34° 15.530    W 084° 53.345
  34.258833    -84.88908
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM2F2N
Historic Price House  Marker  



Text:

2.5 mi. N.E. is the antebellum house of Col. Hawkins F. Price; State Senator 1857-1865; Mem. Ga. Secession Convention.
A landmark of military operations near Cassville, where both Gen. Daniel Butterfield & Gen. Hooker (20th A.C.) had headquarters May 19, 1864.
Hooker had been ordered from Adairsville to Kingston, on false reports that Johnston had retreated there. S. of the price house Hooker discovered that Johnston had gone to Cassville.

GHM 008-8 GEORGIA HISTORICAL COMMISSION 1952



 

 

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