Candler County historical marker

Collection:
Georgia Historical Markers
Title:
Candler County historical marker
Creator:
Seibert, David
Date of Original:
1996/2014
Subject:
Historical markers--Georgia--Candler County
Counties--Georgia--Candler County
Location:
United States, Georgia, Candler County, Metter, 32.397118, -82.0601196
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
Location: Candler County Courthouse, Metter
Text of marker: "CANDLER COUNTY. Candler County was created by an Act of the Georgia Legislature July 17, 1914, out of portions of Bulloch, Emanuel and Tattnall Counties, and named for Gov. Allen D. Candler (1834-1910). Gov. Candler is famed for the preservation of Colonial and Confederate records and being the first compiler of State records. Among the first officers of Candler County were Ordinary George R.Trapnell, Sheriff Charles M. Harpen, Superior Court Clerk Joshua Everett, Tax Receiver O.L. Patterson, Tax Collector G.B. Hendricks, Surveyor J.D. McLean, Coroner T.D. Joiner and Treasurer Morgan Holloway. 021-1 GEORGIA HISTORICAL COMMISSION 1956"
Metadata URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/dlg_ghm_candler-county
Digital Object URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/do:dlg_ghm_candler-county
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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