(29) Site of “Norcross’ Corner” and the Norcross General Store.

Wilbur Kurtz’s Archival Description:

(29) This site, known in early Atlanta history as “Norcross’ Corner”, was purchased by Jonathan Norcross, Fourth Mayor of Atlanta, March 21, 1846, from Samuel Mitchell who created Atlanta’s first subdivision.  Here was established the Norcross General Store.

(First National Bank at Five Points.  Mr. J.K. Ottley stated that he would arrange for this tablet).

Newspaper Description:

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