Historic Markers Across Alabama



William Bartram (1739-1823)



Marker ID:  
Location: inside the William Bartram Arboretum at Fort Toulouse State Park.
County: Elmore
Coordinates: N 32° 30.267    W 086° 15.167
  32.50445    -86.25278333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None
 



Text:

"This world, as a glorious apartment of the boundless place of the sovereign creator is furnished with an infinite variety of animated scenes, inexpressibly beautiful and pleasing, equally free to the inspection and enjoyment of all his creatures."

Quotation from Bartram’s "Travels of William Bartram" revealing his gentle love of nature.

Placed by
Alabama Society Daughters of American Colonists



Notes:

“This world, as a glorious apartment of the boundless place of the sovereign creator is furnished with an infinite variety of animated scenes, inexpressibly beautiful and pleasing, equally free to the inspection and enjoyment of all his creatures.”

Quotation from Bartram’s “Travels of William Bartram” revealing his gentle love of nature.

Placed by
Alabama Society Daughters of American Colonists




Fort Toulouse-Jackson Park
2521 West Fort Toulouse Road Wetumpka, AL 36093-1112, United States

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