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In Georgia History

UGA Defeated Kentucky

The University of Georgia Bulldogs continued their unbeaten season with a 27-0 victory over Kentucky in Lexington. Herschel Walker ran for 135 yards and a touchdown, while quarterback Buck Belue threw for 228 yards and another touchdown. Also, Georgia’s defense...
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In Georgia Civil War History

Georgia Woman Sent Fiance Copy of Herschel Johnson Letter

A young Georgia woman wrote to her fiance serving in Virginia, hoping he could come home over the winter. She knew little of the military situation in Georgia, but did mention (and send a copy) of Georgia Confederate Senator Herschel...
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In Their Own Words

Lumpkin Letter Detailed Selection of Terminus

While on a visit to Atlanta, former Georgia governor Wilson Lumpkin wrote a letter to his daughter, Martha, detailing the selection of the southern terminus of the Western & Atlantic Railroad: “You doubtless have some recollections of my spending the...
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