Historic Markers Across Georgia



William Bartram Trail Traced 1773-1777



Marker ID: GCG 
Location: Ocmulgee National Monument at parking lot
County: Bibb
Coordinates: N 32° 50.508    W 083° 36.14
  32.8418    -83.60233
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None
William Bartram Trail Traced 1773-1777  Marker
Photo by Donald D. Daniel



Text:

Deep South Region
William Bartram Trail
Traced 1773- 1777

In 1775 William Bartram wrote of viewing ´Old Okmulgee Fields´ and remains of the power and grandeur of ancients of area.

Erected by The Camellia District in cooperation with The Garden Club of Georgia, Inc.
and
The National Park Service



Creek Indian Mound
William Bartram Trail Traced 1773-1777
Photo by Donald D. Daniel


Notes:

More Information:
Wikipedia - William Bartram
William Bartram 1739-1823
Official web site of the Bartram Trail Conference

 

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