Historic Markers Across Georgia



William Bartram Trail



Marker ID:  
Location: s at the intersection of Old Wildcat Bridge Road (County Route 399) and John Conant Drive, Danielsville, GA
County: Madison
Coordinates: N 33° 11.483    W 083° 9.234
  33.19138333    -83.1539
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None
William Bartram Trail Marker
Photo by David Seibert



Text:

— Deep South Region —
William Bartram Trail
Traced 1773 - 1777

Naturalist ~ Artist ~ Historian

Described the rare native plant Nestronia umbellate.

Explored local area in 1773.

Erected by Boys and Girls Clubs of Metro Atlanta
in cooperation with The Garden Club of Georgia, Inc.,
and
Madison County Chamber of Commerce.




William Bartram Trail
Photo by David Seibert


Notes:

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

 

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