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In Georgia History

Olympics Day 12, Centennial Park Re-opened

This was the twelfth day of the 1996 Summer Olympics - and day 11 of Olympic competition. In downtown Atlanta, the Olympic Centennial Park reopened three days after the bombing, but everyone had a somber demeanor out of respect for...
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In Their Own Words

Civil War Close to Home

The Civil War had become a very personal matter for Gertrude Thomas, as recorded in her journal: “The war is nearing our own door - Passengers from Macon say that it was rumoured that our forces and the Yankee Raiders...
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