Memorial Lands and Cottages Historical

Memorial Lands and Cottages Historical (HM1V8U)

Location: Rabun Gap, GA 30568 Rabun County
Country: United States of America

N 34° 57.188', W 83° 23.188'

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Georgia Division UDC

The Georgia Division UDC has contributed 115 acres of land and four cottages to the farm family programs of the Rabun Gap-Nacoochee School. The plan was first proposed by Miss Mildred Rutherford in 1905. FRANCIS S. BARTOW COTTAGE, built in 1938, was named for Francis S. Bartow, the first Confederate General to be killed in the War Between the States. WORLD WAR I MEMORIAL COTTAGE was built in 1939. ALICE BAXTER COTTAGE, built in 1951, was named for Miss Baxter for her outstanding service as sixth president of the Georgia Division UDC. WORLD WAR II MEMORIAL COTTAGE was erected in 1954.
HM NumberHM1V8U
Year Placed1956
Placed ByGeorgia Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 21st, 2016 at 1:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)31N E 166021 N 0
Decimal Degrees34.95313333, -83.38646667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 57.188', W 83° 23.188'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 57' 11.28" N, 83° 23' 11.28" W
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Area Code(s)706
Closest Postal AddressAt or near O C Skinner Rd, Rabun Gap GA 30568, US
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