693′ n, 81° 5. marker is in savannah, georgia, in chatham county.
marker is on east broad street near east st. julian street, on the right when traveling north. marker is at or near this postal address: 20 east broad street, savannah ga 31401, united states of america.
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Enjoy the newly renovated doubletree by hilton savannah historic district hotel, where a friendly staff member is waiting to greet you with a freshly baked chocolate chip cookie. Ghs also recently assumed responsibility for coordinating the maintenance of damaged and missing markers erected prior to 1998. The georgia historical society remains as committed to publishing georgia history today as it did when it produced its first volume 175 years ago. The house adjacent to this building was the home of juliette gordon low at the time she founded girl scouting in the united states, ma. Number seven, 1870. Few other cities can match its beauty and sense of history.
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