The Village The Pits and The Dumps Marker (Obverse) Amsterdam GA.
This marker is located in Amsterdam, Georgia.
The text read as :
" The Village" located one mile south, was a community for workers of the Attapulgus Clay County, featuring 20 houses, a telephone and a company store. It stood from 1930- 1955. Those who lived there worked 12 hrs. daily mining a type of fullers earth called Attapulgite, occurring only in this area........"
Taylor, George Lansing, Jr.; Lance Taylor; Photographers -- Florida --Jacksonville; Photograph collections -- Florida -- Jacksonville; The Village The Pits and The Dumps Marker; The Village; Community; Attapulgite; Attapulgus Clay County (Ga); Historical marker --- Georgia --- Amsterdam.