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In Georgia History

Hank Aaron Hit Home Run 400

Hank Aaron hit his 400th career home run against the Philadelphia Phillies.
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In Georgia Civil War History

Diary Entry Showed Travel Difficulties

Eliza Frances Andrews wrote in her diary of traveling from Milledgeville to Sparta, but not very comfortably. “I went to bed about eleven last night, but never slept a wink for bedbugs and cockroaches, to say nothing of the diabolical...
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In Their Own Words

Malcontent Wish Noted in Journal

This entry in the journal of William Stephens showed one of the main concerns of the Malcontents - the colonists opposed to the Trustees’ regulations governing Georgia; they wanted slavery allowed in the colony: “…Mr. Robert Williams ‘^having loaded his...
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