Camp Recovery historical marker

Collection:
Georgia Historical Markers
Title:
Camp Recovery historical marker
Creator:
Seibert, David
Date of Original:
1996/2014
Subject:
Historical markers--Georgia--Decatur County
Location:
United States, Georgia, Decatur County, Bainbridge, 30.9037995, -84.5754699
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
Location: Located at the intersection Shotwell and South Broad Streets, Bainbridge
Text of marker: "CAMP RECOVERY. On the east side of Flint River, twenty-one miles southwest is the site of Camp Recovery, established during the First Seminole Indian War as a hospital base to which the sick soldiers from Fort Scott were sent to recover. A Federal Monument on the site marks the burial place of U.S. officers and soldiers who died during the hostilities in the Flint and Chattahoochee River Counties 1817-1821. [U.S. Works Progress Administration Marker]"
Metadata URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/dlg_ghm_camp-recovery
Digital Object URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/do:dlg_ghm_camp-recovery
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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