(1696-1785)The monument in this Square to James Edward Oglethorpe - the great soldier-philanthropist who founded the colony of Georgia - was erected by the State of Georgia, the City of Savannah and various Patriotic Societies. Impressive ceremonies marked its unveiling in 1910.
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|Series||This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series|
|Placed By||Georgia Historical Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Sunday, September 7th, 2014 at 9:22pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 491222 N 3548839|
|Decimal Degrees||32.07578333, -81.09300000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 32° 4.547', W 81° 5.58'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||32° 4' 32.82" N, 81° 5' 34.80" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||478, 912|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 14 W Hull St, Savannah GA 31401, US|
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