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In Georgia History

Senate Approved Treaty

The U.S. Senate ratified the Treaty of New Echota, which required Cherokee Indians in Georgia to remove to the West.
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In Their Own Words

Diary Entry Showed Concern for Former Slaves

A journal entry from Dolly Lunt Burge shows how some Southerners were actually concerned about the welfare of their former slaves. “Dr. Williams, from Social Circle, came this morning to trade me a horse. He tells me the people below...
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