1916 Glover Machine Works Locomotive historical marker

Collection:
Georgia Historical Markers
Title:
1916 Glover Machine Works Locomotive historical marker
Creator:
Seibert David
Date of Original:
1996/2014
Subject:
Historical markers--Georgia--Cobb County
Machining
Location:
United States, Georgia, Cobb County, Marietta, 33.952602, -84.5499327
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
Location: Located at locomotive across railroad from Kennesaw House, Marietta
Text of marker: "1916 GLOVER MACHINE WORKS LOCOMOTIVE. Built by Glover Machine Works of Marietta, this 1916 locomotive was sold to a company in Va. for hauling lumber. In 1921 GMW reassumed possession. It was restored in 1992. Today GMW is in its sixth generation and still makes heavy industrial products. Begun in 1848 GMW is the oldest family-owned manufacturing industry in Georgia."
Metadata URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/dlg_ghm_1916-glover-machine-works-locomotive
Digital Object URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/do:dlg_ghm_1916-glover-machine-works-locomotive
Rights Holder:
Please contact markers@davidseibert.com about commercial reproduction and use
Holding Institution:
Digital Library of Georgia
Rights:

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