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Harrisburg, Georgia

the Harrisburg, Georgia is part of Georgia , Baldwin County, Georgia .

Interesting places in Harrisburg, Georgia:
Harrisburg Civic Center   


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Old Oglethorpe University

Old Oglethorpe University
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Old Oglethorpe University one-half mile west of this point is the site of old Oglethorpe University established by the Hopewell Presbytery in 1835. Its first president, Carlisle P. Berman, was succeeded in 1841 by Samuel K. Talmadge. In 1861 students and faculty entered Confederate service, among them Sidney Lanier. Classes were suspended in 1863 and the buildings used as a Confederate hospital.Re-opening in 1866 the college succumbed to economic crises, closing in 1869. Two noted professors were Dr. Joseph LeConte, famous scientist, and Dr. James Woodrow, probably the first teacher in Georgia to hold the Ph.D. degree Next to the Fire department. 005-21 Georgia Historical Marker 1994 this marker has been missing for years

Old Olgethrope University GHM 005-21

Old Olgethrope University GHM 005-21
Made by drivebybiscuits1
Old Oglethorpe University one-half mile west of this point is the site of old Oglethorpe University established by the Hopewell Presbytery in 1835. Its first president, Carlisle P. Berman, was succeeded in 1841 by Samuel K. Talmadge. In 1861 students and faculty entered Confederate service, among them Sidney Lanier. Classes were suspended in 1863 and the buildings used as a Confederate hospital.Re-opening in 1866 the college succumbed to economic crises, closing in 1869. Two noted professors were Dr. Joseph LeConte, famous scientist, and Dr. James Woodrow, probably the first teacher in Georgia to hold the Ph.D. degree Next to the Fire department.



Nearest places of interest:

Harrisburg Civic Center
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Central State Museum
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  Baldwin County, Georgia
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Friendly Gus
Baldwin County High School

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