Wm. G. McAdoo's Birthplace

Wm. G. McAdoo's Birthplace (HM5C6)

Location: Marietta, GA 30064 Cobb County
Country: United States of America

N 33° 54.458', W 84° 36.211'

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The house atop hill was one of the few battle-field houses surviving military operations of the Kennesaw Campaign.

McAdoo ownership was Jan. 6, 1863-Feb. 3, 1864. Here, Oct. 31, 1863 was born the Hon. Wm. G. McAdoo. Secy. of the Treasury, 1913-1918; Candidate Dem. presidential nomination; 1924, 1928. U.S. Senator, California, 1933-1939.

Place was named MELORA during McAdoo occupancy. S. B. Oatman owned it at time of Battle of Kolb's Farm.
HM NumberHM5C6
Series This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series
Marker Number033-10
Year Placed1952
Placed ByGeorgia Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, September 14th, 2014 at 7:07pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 721573 N 3754500
Decimal Degrees33.90763333, -84.60351667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 54.458', W 84° 36.211'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 54' 27.48" N, 84° 36' 12.66" W
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Area Code(s)678, 404, 770
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1706 Powder Springs Rd SW, Marietta GA 30064, US
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