Joseph Emerson Brown Park
- Source: David Seibert
- Marker: Joseph Emerson Brown Park
- Location: Located just outside the old Marietta Cemetery on Powder Springs Rd. in Marietta
JOSEPH EMERSON BROWN PARK
A four-time Gov. of Ga. Joseph E. Brown (1821-1894) was born in S.C., educated at Yale, and admitted to the Ga. Bar in 1845. “The war governor,” he served from 1857-1865. He served in Ga. Supreme Court and three terms in U.S. Senate. He was popular with the public, especially the working class. Son and Mariettan Joseph M. Brown was Governor 1909-1911.
[The unnumbered and undated marker has the seal of the city of Marietta at the top]