The Columbus Museum, the River...
The Columbus Museum, the River Center, a performing arts complex that is home to the Columbus Symphony Orchestra and Columbus State University'Music Department,the restore Springer Opera House and Liberty
Theather, and the Port Columbus Civil War Naval Center.
Among its native sons and daughters,Columbus
claims noted author CarsonMcCullers, Gertrude 'Ma'
Rainey, Mother of the Blues,renown Georgia architect Philip Trammell Shutzer, Eugene Bullard, the world's first black combat pilot in World War I,Dr. Pemberton,
who developed the formula for Coca Cola, and Hollywood screenwriter Nunnally Johnson, who wrote numerous screenplays, including the one for
'The Grapes of Wrath'.
Two cemeteries, Linwood and porterdale, located in Columbus, are on the National Historic Register.