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In Georgia History

Joseph Addison Turner Born

Publisher and planter Joseph Addison Turner was born in Putnam County, Georgia. To view an image of Turner’s home, see the Digital Library of Georgia.
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In Their Own Words

Journal Recorded Oglethorpe’s Arrival

William Stephens recorded in his journal about James Oglethorpe (the General) arriving in Savannah from Fort Frederica after an illness: “…About Five in the Afternoon the Boat was espied coming down the River, wherein was the General, who landed soon...
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