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High Uptown Neighborhood, Second Avenue from 1523 to 1645, Columbus, Muscogee County, GA

High Uptown Neighborhood, Second Avenue from 1523 to 1645, Columbus, Muscogee County, GA

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Summary

Significance: The Columbus Historic District is approximately 166 acres of historic structures dating from 1828 to the late 1930s. This part of the city retains its original grid, wide tree lined streets, and some of the original brick streets. Not only is the area important as an example of early city planning, but it contains a large number of intact structures featuring many architectural styles and types as well as a type indigenous to Columbus.
Survey number: HABS GA-2313
Building/structure dates: ca. 1828- ca. 1930 Initial Construction
National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 69000045

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Contributors

Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
Walton, James A
Walton, Robert O
Hunt, William P
Butts, Joseph O
Butts, Kate
Butts, Jesse B
Butts, A J
Butts, William
Butts, Chappell
Abbott
Alexander, Robert B
Alexander, Ann Marie
Ruse, John C
Merry, Joseph N
Gunby, M
Rooney, Lawrence
McGehee, Virginia Ethel
Woodall, Clyde
Woodall, William Clyde
Swift, Edward W
Davis, Robert
Williams, George
Williams, Sallie
Bedell, James W
Bedell, Leila
Albrecht, William
Albrecht, Fannie
Camp, William
Camp, Jennie
Swift, Alma
Pou, Joseph F
Pou, Hettie
Chiple, George W
Chipleq, Artie
Columbus Power Company
Columbus Transportation Company
Williams Tractor Company
Bill Russell Ford Company
Meiremore, John Dawson
Masterbuilt Manufacturing Company
Georgia Department of Transportation
Kermes, Becky, historian
D'Avino, Gail A, historian
Churchill, Cherie, photographer
Hall, Andrew, photographer
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Location

Columbus (Ga.)32.46098, -84.98771
Google Map of 32.4609764, -84.9877094
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No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html

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