Historic Markers Across Georgia



David Gordon



Marker ID:  
Location: on Ga. 88 at Gordon School Rd., 3.7 miles E of Ga. 15, NE of Sandersville, GA
County: Washington
Coordinates: N 33° 00.260    W 082° 44.432
  33.00433333    -82.74053333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None
David Gordon Marker
Photo by Ed Jackson



Text:

DAVID A. GORDON
1866-1947
EDUCATOR

For over 60 years this outstanding Negro was an entrepreneurial, educational, religious, and political leader in Washington County. On this site in 1897 he founded the Royal School for young Negro children.

ERECTED 2009
WASHINGTON COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY
OAK GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
GORDON FAMILY



 

 

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