Historic Markers Across Georgia



Americus Institute



Marker ID:  
Location: at Staley Middle School, 915 N. Lee St., Americus, GA
County: Sumter
Coordinates: N 32° 05.039    W 084° 13.854
  32.08399    -84.23090
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WMABBN
Americus Institute Marker
Photo by Ed Jackson



Text:

Americus Institute
once stood on this site.
A secondary school
organized in (1897-1932)
by the Southwestern Georgia
Baptist Association
for the education of
black girls and boys.




Americus Institute
Photo by Ken Moser



 

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