Cedartown, Georgia

Cedartown GA Clock Old Stores Photograph Copyright Brian Brown Vanishing North Georgia USA 2014

Cedartown is the county seat of Polk County and derives its name for Fort Cedar Town (after nearby Cedar Creek), a stockade built during the 1830s as an internment camp for Native Americans on the Trail of Tears. Much of its historic downtown remains today and there are four National Register Historic Districts throughout the city.

Cedartown Commercial Historic District, National Register of Historic Places

http://www.cedartowngeorgia.gov/

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