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In Georgia History

First U.S. Census Reported

The first U.S. census was reported. Out of a national population of 3,929,214 (3,172,006 white and 757,208 black), Georgia has a total population of 82,548 (52,886 white and 29,662 black).
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In Their Own Words

Civil War Soldier Survived Horrifying Ordeal

A Georgia soldier in a hospital in Griffin wrote to his family about his horrifying ordeal after being wounded at Battle of Peachtree Creek. “…I am yet alive and doing as well as could be expected, though I have been...
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