Historic Markers Across Georgia



Some statistical information on the Lat34North Georgia Historic Marker Data Base.


  Number of Counties in Georgia: 159
  Total Number of Markers listed on this site: 4390
  Total Number of Markers with text on this site: 4267
  Total Number of Markers noted as missing: 182
  Total Number of Markers noted as being removed: 107
  Total Number of Markers about African Americans listed on this site: 491
  Total Number of Markers with links to other sites: 3203


Some statistical information on who erected the Historic Marker.


  Total Number of Markers erected by the Daughters of the American Revolution: 63
  Total Number of Markers erected by the Garden Clubs of Georgia - Blue Star Memorial Marker Project: 120
  Total Number of Markers erected by the State of Georgia:
171 of these markers have been noted as missing or removed.
1944
  Total Number of Markers erected by the Georgia Historical Society: 272
  Total Number of Markers erected by the Historic Chattahoochee Commission: 184
  Total Number of Markers erected by the United Daughters of the Confederacy: 30
  Total Number of Markers erected by the U.S. Works Progress Administration:
70 of these markers have been noted as missing or removed.
130


Some statistical information on the Lat34North Georgia Historic Marker Data Base about the American Civil War.*


  Total Number of Markers about the American Civil War in Georgia: 1201
  Total Number of Civil War Markers about both Union and Confederate Forces: 295
  Total Number of Civil War Markers only about Union Forces:
424
  Total Number of Civil War Markers only about Confederate Forces: 340


* Lat34North does not include the Tablets installed on the Chickamauga/Chattanooga battlefield by the War Department in the 1890s. The tablets and many monuments on the Battlefield can be found on the Civil War Battle Field Monuments (CWBFM.org) site and HMDB.org.

The various indicators on the database were all set manually. They may not be 100 % correct, but should give a fair estimate of the subject matter for all of the historic markers contained on this site.