Historic Markers Across Alabama

John H. Wisdom

Marker ID:  
Location: Broad Street east of 1st Street, Gadsden, Alabama
County: Etowah
Coordinates: N 34° 0.654    W 085° 59.967
  34.0109    -85.99945
Style: Carved Stone **
Waymark: None


His courageous ride of warning from Gadsden to Rome, Ga. on May 2, 1863 is unsurpassed in history.

Erected by Etowah County Historical Society.
June 1957

End of John H. Wisdom