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In Georgia History

Falcons lost to 49ers

Hosting their first ever conference championship game in the Georgia Dome, the Atlanta Falcons fell just short of attending the Super Bowl - losing to the San Francisco 49ers 28-24. The Falcons started off well, building a 17-0 lead, and...
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In Their Own Words

Journal Entry on Secession

From Rockbridge, Ga., planter Thomas Maguire recorded in his journal on the secession of Georgia from the Union: “Sunday - it is thought Georgia is out of the Union as James heard cannon fire last evening towards Atlanta, hope it...
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