Johnson: The case of Midtown Atlanta’s missing magnolias marker

From Adam C. Johnson at Curbed Atlanta on March 30, 2020:

Along the Atlanta Beltline’s Eastside Trail stand two grand magnolia trees that have witnessed the rise and transformation of the Midtown, Virginia-Highland, and Old Fourth Ward neighborhoods.

They’re among the oldest landmarks in the area, and a single marker once testified to the significance of the ground beneath them.

But as a Curbed Atlanta article noted six years ago, the marker went missing around 2014, and its whereabout have remained a mystery—until a recent rediscovery.

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Originally published: April 8, 2020. Last Updated: April 8, 2020.