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In Georgia History

Macon Telegraph Began

The Macon Telegraph began publication.
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In Georgia Civil War History

Soldier Told of Guarding Prisoners

A Georgia soldier in North Carolina writing home to his family told them - with some creative spelling - of his experiences thus far in the war. “…We have been so busy fixing up our new camp. … I received...
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In Their Own Words

Trustees Made Decisions Regarding Georgia

Sir John Percival (who would become the first Earl of Egmont) wrote in his journal of Trustee proceedings several important decisions made by Georgia’s Trustees with respect to the new colony: Resolv’d to establish a Civil Govermt. in Georgia, and...
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