Birthplace of Charles Holmes Herty

Birthplace of Charles Holmes Herty (HMO8S)

Location: Milledgeville, GA 31061 Baldwin County
Country: United States of America

N 33° 4.846', W 83° 13.796'

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(1867-1938)

Charles Holmes Herty, one of America's outstanding chemists, was born on this site December 4, 1867. He spent his early life in Milledgeville where he attended the Middle Georgia Agricultural and Military College (now Georgia College). Later he studied at John(sic) Hopkins and at European universities. Aided by his efforts, American chemistry became a giant industrial enterprise, and the Georgia pine became a valuable raw product in this new industry.
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HM NumberHMO8S
Series This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series
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Marker Number005-10
Year Placed1993
Placed ByGeorgia Department of Natural Resources
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 at 3:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 291857 N 3662452
Decimal Degrees33.08076667, -83.22993333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 4.846', W 83° 13.796'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 4' 50.76" N, 83° 13' 47.76" W
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Area Code(s)478, 706
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 235-261 W Hancock St, Milledgeville GA 31061, US
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