Historic Markers Across Georgia



William Bartram Trail Traced 1773-1777



Marker ID: GCG 
Location: Riverwalk at 8th Street, Augusta, GA
County: Richmond
Coordinates: N 33° 28.691    W 081° 57.813
  33.47818    -81.96355
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM51RG
William Bartram Trail Traced 1773-1777 Marker
Photo by Hawaiian Ninja



Text:

William Bartram Visits Augusta
1773 for Indian Ceded Lands Treaty.
1775 said . . . .`Augusta would become
the Metropolis of Georgia`

ERECTED BY
Azalea District, The Garden Club of Georgia, Inc.
IN COOPERATION WITH
Deep South Region
City of Augusta



 
Notes:

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

 

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