Author - "The Young Marooners" historical marker

Collection:
Georgia Historical Markers
Title:
Author - "The Young Marooners" historical marker
Creator:
Seibert, David
Date of Original:
1996/2014
Subject:
Historical markers--Georgia--Richmond County
Authors--19th century--Biography
Location:
United States, Georgia, Richmond County, Bath, 33.3387524, -82.1765096
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
Location: U.S. 1 at Bath-Edie Road near Bath
Text of marker: "AUTHOR - "THE YOUNG MAROONERS" 1 mi. Francis Robert Goulding, preacher, teacher, author, inventor, as minister of the Bath Presbyterian Church from 1843 to 1851, occupied its manse, about 1 mi. North. During the time he wrote the most popular of his several books: "The Young Marooners". Born at Midway, GA. (1810), and graduated from the University of Georgia and the Theological Seminary of Columbia, he served as Chaplain during the War Between the States, preached and taught at numerous churches and schools in this section and died impoverished at Roswell, GA. (1881). He invented a sewing machine in 1842, four years before Howe's invention was patented. 121-6 Georgia Historic Marker 1988"
Metadata URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/dlg_ghm_author-of-the-young-marooners
Digital Object URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/do:dlg_ghm_author-of-the-young-marooners
Rights Holder:
Please contact markers@davidseibert.com about commercial reproduction and use
Holding Institution:
Digital Library of Georgia
Rights:

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