Muscogee County (106)

Historic Markers Across Georgia

 

Muscogee County was created on June 9, 1825 .

The county seat is in Columbus, GA.,
and the county is 221 Square Miles in area.



  Click here to visit the Muscogee county home page.

  FIPS Code: 13215

  Information about Muscogee County, Georgia, from Wikipedia.

  Georgia County facts for Muscogee County.
  US Census Quick Facts about Muscogee County.

 

There are 148 Historic Markers in Muscogee County.

1918 Diamond Jubilee 1993 Camp Benning/Fort Benning (Side 2)   -   HCC 
  Macon and Dixon Roads, Columbus (at site of Hilton) WM4Q38    P*

1918 Diamond Jubilee 1993 Camp Benning/Fort Benning Side 1)   -   HCC 
  Macon and Dixon Roads, Columbus (at site of Hilton) WM4Q38    P*

700 Broadway   -   HCC 
  700 Broadway, Columbus, GA. WM3C1F    P*

Alma Woodsey Thomas   -   HCC 
  411 21st Street, Columbus, GA   

Augusta Jane Evans (1835-1909)   -    
  Front Ave, Columbus, GA      

Baker High School 1943-1991   -   HCC 
  Levy Road and Benning Drive, Columbus, Georgia.      

Battle of Columbus   -    
  14th Street, Columbus, GA      

Birthplace of Robert Winship Woodruff   -   HCF 
  1414 Second Avenue, Columbus, GA. WM80E4    P*

Blind Tom   -   GHM 106-12
  Grey Rock and Warm Springs Rds near Harris County line WM4P7E    P*

Blue Star Memorial Highway   -   GCG 
  National Civil War Naval Museum at Port Columbus on US 27, Columbus, GA. WM4TMN    P*

Bricks & Clay Products   -    
  Heritage Park, 700 Front Avenue, Columbus GA      

Brigadier General Henry Lewis Benning   -   HCC 
  Within Linwood Cemetery, Columbus, Georgia      

Bullard-Hart-Sampson House   -   HCC 
  1408 Third Avenue, Columbus, GA. WM80DW    P*

Camp Conrad   -   GHM 106-16A
  Second Avenue at 32nd Street, Columbus, GA. WM4Q37    P*

Cargill-Wright Company (Side 1)   -   HCC 
  11 9th St., Columbus, GA. WM3AJK    P*

Carson McCullers (1917 - 1967)   -    
  Front Avenue, Columbus, GA      

Carson McCullers 1917-1967   -    
  1519 Stark Avenue, Columbus, GA WM7X8H    P*

Church of the Holy Family   -   HCC 
  12th St at Veterans Drive, Columbus, GA WM4H2A    P*

Circus Train Wreck Memorial   -    
  1000 Victory Drive, Columbus, GA      

City Mills   -   GHM 106-24
  First Ave at 18th St, Columbus, GA. WM80DT    P*

City of Columbus   -   GHM 106-3
  Broadway between 11th and 12th Streets, Columbus, GA. WM7PVV    P*

Civil War Women’s Riot   -   GHS 106-2
  On Broadway between 13th and 14th St, Columbus, GA   

Col. W. L. Salisbury   -   GHM 106-26
  In parkway opposite 711 (?) Broadway, Columbus, GA. WM3C1M    P*

Colombian Lodge No. 7 Free & Accepted Masons   -   F. & A. M. 
  2nd Avenue between 11th and 12th Streets, Columbus, GA. WM4A68    P*

Colored Department of The City Hospital (Side 1)   -   HCC 
  Corner of 17th Street & 8th Avenue (across from the backside of Linwood Cemetery) Columbus, Georgia. WM39GH    P*

Columbus College   -   HCC 
  Warm Springs Road, Columbus, Georgia      

Columbus Iron Works   -   GHM 106-13
  Wall of the Columbus Convention Center, 801 Front Ave, Columbus, GA. WM4BQ2    P*

Columbus Ironworks   -    
  On "The River Walk" next to the Chattahoochee River at the Columbus Convention & Trade Center, Columbus, GA. WM819J    P*

Columbus Museums   -    
  Front Avenue, Columbus, GA      

Columbus Steamboat Wharf   -   GHM 106-23
  Front St at 9th, Columbus, GA. WMPW3H   

Columbus Stockade Blues   -   HCC 
  Tenth Street between 6th and 7th Avenues, Columbus , GA. WM4NM7    P*

Columbus Symphony Orchestra   -   HCC 
  900 Broadway, Columbus, GA   

Columbus' First Jewish Cemetery   -   HCC 
  Linwood Cemetery, Columbus, GA. WM381V    P*

Columbus' First Theater (Side 1)   -   HCC 
  828 Broadway, Columbus, GA. WM3ZNV    P*

Confederate Dead   -   GHM 106-27
  Linwood Cemetery main gate, Linwood Blvd & 7th Ave, Columbus WM3820    P*

Confederate Hospitals   -   GHM 106-28
  Tenth Street on courthouse lawn, Columbus, GA. WM3BE0    P*

Confederate Memorial Day   -   GHM 106-15
  2nd Ave at 11th St, Columbus, GA. WM80BQ    P*

Confederate Naval Museum   -   GHM 106-30
  At Naval Museum on Veterans Parkway, Columbus, GA.      

Dedicated to the Veterans of 1898 - 1902   -    
  in the median of Broadway at 5th Street, Columbus, GA   

Doctors and Nurses (Side 2)   -   HCC 
  Corner of 17th Street & 8th Avenue (across from the backside of Linwood Cemetery) Columbus, Georgia. WM39GH    P*

Dr. Pemberton's Country Home   -   HCC 
  712 Broadway, Columbus, GA. WM3C1J    P*

Dr. Thomas H. Brewer   -   HCC 
  1000 block of 1st Avenue, Columbus, GA. WM3C7T    P*

Eagle & Phenix Mills   -   GHM 106-18
  Front Ave between 12th and 13th Sts, Columbus, GA. WM4ZWJ    P*

Early Residences   -    
  9th Street facing Broadway, Columbus, GA. WMNJKG   

Early Theaters (Side 2)   -   HCC 
  828 Broadway, Columbus, GA. WM3ZP2    P*

Educational Institutions   -    
  Front Avenue, Columbus, GA      

Empire Mills   -    
  800 Front Avenue, Columbus, GA. WM3AJM    P*

Ernest Woodruff / Robert Winship Woodruff   -   HCC 
  411 21st Street, Columbus, Georgia      

Eugene J. Bullard - 1895-1961 (Side 1)   -   HCC 
  intersection of Talbotton Road and Midland Street, Columbus, GA WM4THX    P*

Federal Forces Capture Columbus Georgia (un-named stone monument)   -    
  On 14th street at Broadway Ave, Columbus, GA WM80XC    P*

First African Baptist Church   -   HCC 
  901 Fifth Avenue, Columbus , GA. WM4W1T    P*

First Baptist Church   -   HCC 
  12th Street between 2nd and 3rd Avenues, Columbus, GA. WM455G    P*

First Black Public School   -   HCC 
  1200 block of 1st Avenue, Columbus, GA. WM4FDG P*

First Presbyterian Church (Side 1)   -   HCC 
  1st Avenue and 11th Street, Columbus, GA. WM3C7R    P*

First Presbyterian Church (Side 2)   -   HCC 
  1st Avenue and 11th Street, Columbus, GA. WM3C7R    P*

Fit For Man And Beast   -   HCC 
  in the median of Broadway at 10th Street in Columbus, Georgia. WM4TGG    P*

Fortson House 1858 (Side 1)   -   HCC 
  1100 Fortson Road, Fortson WM8Q1F    P*

Fourth Street Baptist Church   -   HCC 
  5th Street at Third Avenue, Columbus, GA. WM3C1D    P*

Friendship Baptist Church   -   HCC 
  6th Ave between 8th and 9th Sts, Columbus, GA. WM7XHZ    P*

Garrett and Sons (Side 2)   -   HCC 
  11 9th St., Columbus, GA. WM3AJG    P*

Garrett-Bullock-Delay House (Side 2)   -   HCC 
  3rd Ave at 14th St, Columbus, GA. WM454Q    P*

General Benning   -   GHM 106-8
  Broadway between 14th and 15th Streets, Columbus, GA. WM4Y28    P*

George Foster Peabody   -   GHM 106-14
  2nd Avenue at 15th Street, Columbus, GA.      

George Parker Swift I   -   HCC 
  Broadway at 14th Street, Columbus, GA. WM4Y1T    P*

Gertrude “Ma” Rainey   -    
  Front Avenue, Columbus, GA      

Haiman's Sword Factory   -   GHM 106-17
  1st Avenue between 14th and 15th Streets, Columbus, GA. WM4ZKJ    P*

He Helped Bring and Keep Fort Benning   -   GHM 106-25
  Wildwood Ave near 16th St, Columbus, GA. WM7X8J    P*

Hero's Memorial   -   GHM 106-6
  10th St off Victory drive on east side of cemetery, Columbus, GA. WM4MGW P*

High Uptown Historic District (Side 1)   -   HCC 
  3rd Ave at 14th St, Columbus , GA. WM4553    P*

Historic Riverdale Cemetery   -   HCC 
  at the entrance to the Riverdale Cemetery in Columbus, Georgia. The cemetery's main entrance is located at 10th Avenue and Victory Drive WM4THA    P*

Holsey Chapel Christian Methodist Episcopal Church   -   HCC 
  718 8th Street, Columbus, Georgia WM4W2A    P*

Horace King (1807 - 1887)   -    
  Front Avenue, Columbus, GA      

James D. Yancey   -    
  901 Front Avenue, Columbus, GA. WM80GC    P*

Jewish Section of Riverdale Cemetery (Two Sided)   -   HCC 
  Riverdale Cemetery, 1000 Victory Drive, Columbus, Georgia WM7X8B    P*

John McIlhenny Home   -   HCC 
  524 Broadway, Columbus, GA. WM4ZW8    P*

John Stith Pemberton   -    
  Heritage ParK, 700 Front Avenue, Columbus, GA      

Kinfolks Corner   -    
  On 10th street at Front Avenue, Columbus, GA. WM80G1    P*

Ladies Defender   -   GHM 106-20
  Courthouse in Columbus, GA. WM3BDW    P*

Last Land Battle in War of 1861-1865   -   GHM 106-1
  Veterans Parkway at 14th Street, Columbus, GA. WM4H1K    P*

Leonard Spring Columbus' Original Source of Water   -   HCC 
  Opposite 2001 Country Club Road, Columbus (E of Cherokee Ave) WM8047    P*

Liberty Hill Baptist Church   -   HCC 
  6804 Forest Road, Columbus, GA WM8PXE    P*

Linwood Cemetery (Side 1)   -   NSCD 
  At Linwood Cemetery on Linwood Blvd, Columbus, GA. WM37RW    P*

Linwood Cemetery (Side 2)   -   NSCD 
  At Linwood Cemetery on Linwood Blvd, Columbus, GA. WM37RW    P*

Lummus Cotton Gins   -    
  9th Street at the Hilton Hotel, Columbus, GA. WM3AJD    P*

Ma Rainey Home   -   HCC 
  5th Avenue just above 8th Street, Columbus, GA. WM4W1W    P*

Martin J. Crawford (1820-1883)   -   GHM 106-7
  13th Street between 2nd and 3rd Avenues, Columbus, GA. WM80DP    P*

Mildred L. Terry Branch Library   -   GHS 106-1
  640 Veterans Parkway, Columbus, GA. WM7PV2    P*

Mirabeau Buonaparte Lamar   -   GHM 106-10
  Broadway at 11th Street, Columbus, GA. WMPW1H   

Moses Dallas: Confederate Naval Pilot/American Slave   -    
  1002 Victory Drive, Columbus, GA      

NEHI and Royal Crown Cola   -   HCC 
  10th Street between Front Street and Broadway, Columbus, GA WMV2AH   

Ninth Street Branch YMCA (Side 1)   -   HCC 
  903 6th Ave., Columbus, GA. WM44WH    P*

Ninth Street Branch YMCA (Side 2)   -   HCC 
  903 6th Ave., Columbus, GA. WM44WH    P*

Nunnally Johnson (1897-1977)   -    
  Front Avenue, Columbus, GA      

Oglethorpe House   -   GHM 106-4
  12th St at 1st Ave, Columbus, GA. WMPW1E   

Oglethorpe Meets the Indians at Coweta   -   GHM 106-29
  At Naval Museum, Veterans Parkway, Columbus, GA. WMPW3J   

One Arsenal Place at Columbus Ironworks   -    
  901 Front Avenue, Columbus, GA. WM80G7    P*

Pemberton Cottage   -   HCC 
  Broadway at 14th Street, Columbus, Georgia WMV2AR      

Pemberton's Chemical House   -   HCC 
        

Pemberton's Drugstores, 1857-69   -   HCC 
  intersection of Broadway and East 10th St, Columbus, GA WMV2AP   

Philip Thomas Schley   -   HCC 
  Second Avenue at 15th Street, Columbus, GA. WM80DA    P*

Philip Trammell Shutze 1890-1982   -   HCC 
  Veterans Parkway between 11th and 12th Sts (at Ga Power) WM4HJ3    P*

Primus King and the Civil Rights Movement   -   GHS 106-3
  100 10th Street, Columbus, GA WMV2AY   

Prize-Winning Newspapers   -    
  Front Avenue, Columbus, GA      

Radcliff School   -   HCC 
  526 Radcliff Ave., Columbus, GA. WM8055    P*

Radcliff School   -   HCC 
  526 Radcliff Ave, Columbus, GA      

Red Jacket   -   GHM 106-22
  Courthouse in Columbus, GA. WM3BDW    P*

Richard Christmas c.1763-1848   -   HCC 
  Private cemetery on Freedom Trail off County Line Road WM4Q3F    P*

River Commerce   -    
  On "The River Walk" next to the Chattahoochee River at the Columbus Convention & Trade Center, Columbus, GA. WM819M    P*

Rose Hill/Mott / Fox-Huguley House   -   HCC 
  2027, 6th Ave, Columbus, Georgia.      

Saint John African Methodist Episcopal Church   -   HCC 
  1516 Fifth Ave, Columbus, GA. WM4Q3C    P*

Samuel Cooper 1754-1841 Soldier-American Revolution   -   HCC 
  At Cooper grave, NE corner of Miller and Warm Springs Roads WM8Q0E    P*

Sarah Turner Butler Heritage Corner   -   HCF 
  Located at the intersection of Broadway and 7th Street. WM3ZNN    P*

Secondary Industrial School (Side 1)   -   HCC 
  1112 29th St., Columbus, GA. WM804Q    P*

Secondary Industrial School (Side 2)   -   HCC 
  1112 29th St., Columbus, GA. WM804Q    P*

Sixth Avenue Passenger Station   -   HCC 
  Sixth Ave between 12th and 13th Sts, Columbus, GA. WM3ABR    P*

Springer Opera House   -   GHM 106-31
  103 10th St, Columbus, GA. WM3C7W    P*

St. Elmo   -   GHM 106-9
  in front of the house on 18th Ave south of St. Elmo Drive, Columbus, GA. WM8039    P*

St. James AME Church   -   HCC 
  6th Ave between 10th and 11th Streets, Columbus, GA. WM4NPF    P*

Temple Israel   -   HCC 
  10th Street just west of its intersection with Veteran's Parkway in Columbus, Ga. WM4HNZ   

Textile and Banking Pioneer   -   GHM 106-21
  Hamilton Rd near 47th St, Columbus, GA. WM8PZ6    P*

The Bradley Olmsted Garden   -   HCC 
  1251 Wynnton Road, Columbus, Georgia      

The Cedars   -   HCC 
  2039 13th Street, Columbus, GA. WM7X8M    P*

The Chattahoochee River   -    
  On "The River Walk" next to the Chattahoochee River at the Columbus Convention & Trade Center, Columbus, GA. WM819K    P*

The Columbus Guards   -   GHM 106-16
  1st Avenue opposite the Court House, Columbus, GA. WM3BE5    P*

The Elms   -   HCC 
  1846 Buena Vista Road, Columbus, Georgia WM7X8G    P*

The Folly   -   HCC 
  527 First Avenue, Columbus, GA. WM3C1E    P*

The Fortson Community (Side 2)   -   HCC 
  1100 Fortson Road, Fortson WM8Q1F    P*

The J.S. Pemberton & the Confederacy / The "Formula"   -   HCC 
  GA side of the 14th Street Pedestrian Bridge      

The Joseph House Circa 1842   -   HCF 
  828 Broadway, Columbus, GA. WM3AM7    P*

The Ledger-Enquirer Newspapers   -   HCC 
  12th Street near Front Street, Columbus, GA. WM4Y2H    P*

The Pemberton House   -   HCF 
  11 7th Street, Columbus, GA. WM3ZR2    P*

The Rankin House   -   HCC 
  1440 Second Ave., Columbus, GA. WM80DK    P*

The Spencer House   -   HCF 
  Veterans Parkway and 8th Street, Columbus, GA. WM7XGB    P*

Thomas Greene Bethune   -    
  Front Avenue, Columbus, GA      

Torch Hill   -   GHM 106-2
  Victory Drive at Ft Benning Road, 2 mi S of Columbus, GA. WM7X8C    P*

Trinity Episcopal Church (Side 1)   -   HCC 
  1100 block of 1st Avenue, Columbus, GA. WM3C7Q    P*

Trinity Episcopal Church (Side 2)   -   HCC 
  1100 block of 1st Avenue, Columbus, GA. WM3C7Q    P*

Tyler Home - Ladies Aid Society   -   WPA 
  Veterans Parkway at 14th Street, Columbus, GA. WM80HY    P*

Victory Drive   -   HCC 
  3662 Victory Drive, Columbus WM7X8D    P*

W.C. Bradley and Coca Cola   -   HCC 
  1017 Front Avenue, Columbus, GA WMV2AM      

Walker-Peters-Langdon House   -   HCC 
  716 Broadway, Columbus, GA. WM3C1K    P*

Wildwood   -   GHM 106-5
  Wildwood Avenue at Garrard Street, Columbus, GA. WM8049    P*

William Bartram Trail Traced 1773-1777   -   GCG 
  Broadway at (under overpass) Veterans Parkway, Columbus, GA. WM37T8    P*

William H. Spencer High School   -   HCC 
  800 Tenth Avenue, Columbus, GA. WM4W1M    P*

Woodruff Farm House and Log Cabin   -   HCC 
  708 Broadway, Columbus, GA. WM3C1G    P*

World's First Black Combat Aviator   -   HCC 
  intersection of Talbotton Road and Midland Street, Columbus, GA WM4THX    P*

Wynnton School Library   -    
  At the school, 2303 Wynnton Road, Columbus, GA. WM7X8N    P*

Wynnwood   -    
  1846 Buena Vista Road, Columbus, GA.   

 

M  - The marker is missing.
P  - There is a picture of the marker on the detail page.
P* - There is a picture of the marker on the detail page and I have personally visited this marker.
R  - The marker has been removed.

Waymark of *NE - This marker is not eligible to be waymarked.

 

Other Muscogee County Resources.

Historic Chattahoochee Commission