Silver City, Georgia

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Silver City is an unincorporated community in Dawson and Forsyth counties, in the U.S. state of Georgia.[1]

History[edit]

A post office called Silver City was established in 1886, and remained in operation until 1907.[2] The community's name most likely is a transfer from a city in the Western United States.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Silver City, Georgia
  2. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 5 June 2019.
  3. ^ Krakow, Kenneth K. (1975). Georgia Place-Names: Their History and Origins (PDF). Macon, GA: Winship Press. p. 206. ISBN 0-915430-00-2.