David Gordon historical marker

Collection:
Georgia Historical Markers
Title:
David Gordon historical marker
Creator:
Jackson, Edwin L.
Date of Original:
1996/2014
Subject:
Historical markers--Georgia--Washington County
Biography
Location:
United States, Georgia, Washington County, Sandersville, 32.98154, -82.81014
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
Location: Ga. 88 at Gordon School Rd., 3.7 miles E. of Ga. 15, N.E. of Sandersville
Text of marker: "DAVID A. GORDON 1866-1947 EDUCATOR. For over 60 years this outstanding Negro was an entrepreneurial, educational, religious, and political leader in Washington County. On this site in 1897 he founded the Royal School for young Negro children. ERECTED 2009 WASHINGTON COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY OAK GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH GORDON FAMILY"
Metadata URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/dlg_ghm_david-gordon
Digital Object URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/do:dlg_ghm_david-gordon
Holding Institution:
Digital Library of Georgia
Rights:

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