Home of George Leon Smith, II 1912-1973-Emanuel Co
Posted by: Sprinterman
N 32° 35.812 W 082° 20.054
17S E 374793 N 3607382
Quick Description: on south side of public park on the old courthouse square in downtown Swainsboro
Location: Georgia, United States
Date Posted: 12/5/2009 2:20:21 PM
Waymark Code: WM7V5N
Member of the Georgia House of Representatives for 29 years and Speaker of that body for 11 years, longer than any other man. He was the 12th Georgian in History to lie in state at the Rotunda of the State Capitol in Atlanta, Georgia. The World Congress Center in Atlanta, Georgia, and the Administration Building of the Emanuel County Junior College are named in his memory both of which he helped to establish.
Type of Marker: Highway
Marker #: none
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