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Creation Date

9-5-2010

Description

Bacon County Marker, Alma GA.

Georgia's 149th county was named for Senator Augustus O. Bacon, a four-term U.S. Senator who died in office on Feb. 15, 1914.. The City of Alma was founded in 1906. Known for its blueberry production, Alma then turned to agriculture as its vital resource for its economy. This marker was placed by the Georgia Historical Commission.

Latitude, Longitude

31.54237500, -82.46865000

Keywords

Taylor, George Lansing, Jr.; Lance Taylor; Photographers -- Florida --Jacksonville; Photograph collections -- Florida -- Jacksonville; Bacon County Marker; Historical marker; Augustus O. Bacon; Bacon County (Ga.); Alma (Ga.); Historical markers -- Georgia -- Alma.

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