Builder of the Nation historical marker

Collection:
Georgia Historical Markers
Title:
Builder of the Nation historical marker
Creator:
Seibert, David
Date of Original:
1996/2014
Subject:
Historical markers--Georgia--Jackson County
Steam locomotives--Georgia--History
Location:
United States, Georgia, Jackson County, Jefferson, 34.11705, -83.57239
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
Location: In park with locomotive on U.S. 129 at northwestern edge of Jefferson
Text of marker: "BUILDER OF THE NATION. This steam locomotive was presented to the City of Jefferson in 1959 by the Seaboard Air Line Railroad Company as a permanent exhibit in memory of the important service engines of this type gave to the nation. It was one of the last steam-powered locomotives to operate in this section of the country. It was built in 1907 and was last operated on the Gainesville Midland Railroad."
Metadata URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/dlg_ghm_builder-of-the-nation1
Digital Object URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/do:dlg_ghm_builder-of-the-nation1
Rights Holder:
Copyright held by David Seibert. Please contact markers@davidseibert.com about commercial reproduction and use
Holding Institution:
Digital Library of Georgia
Rights:

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