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In Georgia History

Georgia Sports Hall of Fame Opened

In 1956, the Georgia Sports Hall of Fame was created to honor high school athletes and coaches. In 1963, its focus expanded to include all sports. However, until 1999, a Georgia Sports Hall of Fame existed on paper only. Each...
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In Georgia Civil War History

Articles on Women and Law Students with War Fever

The Southern Confederacy of Atlanta printed an item showing men were not the only ones with the war fever. The Southern Banner of Athens printed an item indicating students at the Lumpkin Law Scholl at UGA were more interested in...
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In Their Own Words

Journal Entry on Soldiers Returning to Georgia

In Washington, Georgia, Eliza Frances Andrews recorded in her journal the arrival of the first groups of returning Georgia soldiers who had served with Robert E. Lee at the time of his surrender two weeks earlier: “The shattered remains of...
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