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In Georgia History

Tom Deitz Died

Author and educator Tom Deitz died in Gainesville, GA. Born on Jan. 17, 1952 in Young Harris, Georgia, Deitz attended Young Harris College and the University of Georgia, where he attained both a B.A. and M.A in English, and worked...
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In Their Own Words

Early Civil War Action Recorded in Diary

From Columbus, Ga., John Banks recorded in his diary of the excitement he observed to the early progress of the Civil War: “The war excitement keeps up without abatement. Much talk of attacking Washington City. Troops coming on from the...
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