Today, May 22...

In Georgia History

Lucy May Stanton Born

Artist Lucy May Stanton was born in Atlanta, Georgia. By age seven she was already showing great promise as a painter. Throughout her adult life, Stanton traveled extensively doing exhibitions and teaching art and art history. She was most noted...
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In Georgia Civil War History

Editorial on “The Nature of our Enemies”

The Southern Banner of Athens reprinted an editorial from a Charleston, SC newspaper on what they believed was the true motivation of the North in making war on the South.
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In Their Own Words

Wesleys Encountered Rough Seas

John Wesley and his brother Charles endured some rough weather in the course of their ministry: “Sat. May 22. About four in the afternoon we enter’d upon Doboy Sound. The Wind, which was right a Head, was so high, when...
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