———→This house was part of the home of John Forsyth located on this property. As U.S. Minister to Spain, in 1819 Forsyth negotiated the treaty by which Florida was acquired by the United States.He was Congressman from Georgia, 1813- 1818; 1823- 1827; Governor of Georgia, 1827- 1829; U.S. Senator, 1819; 1829- 1834; Secretary of State of the United States, 1834- 1841.In 1832, he successfully led the State`s opposition to the nullification movement at the Milledgeville Convention.
|Series||This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series|
|Placed By||Georgia Historical Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, October 3rd, 2014 at 4:04am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 406010 N 3704837|
|Decimal Degrees||33.47890000, -82.01161667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 33° 28.734', W 82° 0.697'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||33° 28' 44.04" N, 82° 0' 41.82" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 728-798 Milledge Rd, Augusta GA 30904, US|
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