William Bartram Trail historical marker

Collection:
Georgia Historical Markers
Title:
William Bartram Trail historical marker
Creator:
Seibert, David
Date of Original:
1996/2014
Subject:
Historical markers--Georgia--McIntosh County
Explorers--Georgia
Bartram, William, 1739-1823
Location:
United States, Georgia, McIntosh County, 31.4838062, -81.3755664
United States, Georgia, South Newport, 31.6349407, -81.3962153
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
Location: U.S. 17, 1.7 mile south of the South Newport River in South Newport
Text of marker: "DEEP SOUTH REGION WILLIAM BARTRAM TRAIL TRACED 1773-1777. Donald McIntosh Welcomed William Bartram to his home in 1773, giving him shelter from "A Tremendous Thunderstorm." ERECTED BY McIntosh Family Cemetery Association IN COOPERATION WITH Oleander District - The Garden Club of Georgia, Inc."
Metadata URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/dlg_ghm_william-bartram-trail10
Digital Object URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/do:dlg_ghm_william-bartram-trail10
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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