(57) Southeast Corner of Oakland Cemetery

Wilbur Kurtz’s Archival Description:

(57) This six acre tract in the southeast corner of Oakland Cemetery was purchased by the City of Atlanta June 6, 1850, and established as a cemetery. Some years later, additions were made, the present area comprising some 85 acres. 

(On the Oakland Cemetery wall, northeast corner Fair Street and Oakland Ave.) 

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