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In Georgia History

New State Constitution Proposed

The Georgia General Assembly adopted a joint resolution proposing a new state constitution for Georgia. That new document - the Constitution of 1976 - was ratified by voters in the Nov. 2, 1976 general election.
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In Georgia Civil War History

Augusta Article on Soldier Wearing Homespun Clothing

The Daily Constitutionalist of Augusta published a brief item on a colonel who was already choosing to wear home spun garments. Many would have no choice later in the Civil War, as the Union would blockade southern ports. Home Industry....
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In Their Own Words

Editorial on Dred Scott Decision

Following the U.S. Supreme Court’s Dred Scott decision, the Milledgeville Federal Union responded with the following editorial: “The late decision of the Supreme Court of the United States, in the Dred Scott case, will bring the enemies of the South...
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