Lucius Q. C. Lamar

Lucius Q. C. Lamar (HM4CQ)

Location: Covington, GA 30014 Newton County
Country: United States of America

N 33° 35.811', W 83° 51.542'

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Here was located the office in which L.Q.C. Lamar, Statesman and Jurist, practiced law at two intervals from 1847 to 1854, thence moving to Macon and Mississippi. His family located at Covington after his father's death in 1834, and at nearby Oxford in 1838, where, in 1845, he graduated from Emory College.

In 1853 Newton County elected Lamar to the State Legislature, starting his career which led to valuable service to the Confederacy, to the U.S. House and Senate, Secretaryship of the Interior, and to the U.S. Supreme Court.
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HM NumberHM4CQ
Series This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series, and the Works Progress Administration (WPA) projects series.
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Marker Number12 G-6
Placed ByU.S. Works Progress Administration and the State of Georgia
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, September 7th, 2014 at 6:48am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 234690 N 3721121
Decimal Degrees33.59685000, -83.85903333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 35.811', W 83° 51.542'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 35' 48.66" N, 83° 51' 32.52" W
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Area Code(s)404, 678, 770
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1116 Floyd St NE, Covington GA 30014, US
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