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In Georgia History

Dudley McIver DuBose Died

Former Georgia congressman and Confederate general Dudley McIver DuBose died in Washington, Georgia. Born Oct. 28, 1834, in Shelby County, Tenn., DuBose was admitted to the bar in 1857. After marrying the daughter of Robert Toombs, he practiced law in...
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In Georgia Civil War History

Monroe Benson Discharge

Here is the discharge order for a Georgia soldier - Monroe Benson - who had a very hard time - first a fever, then pneumonia, then the measles - keeping him inactive for 61 days and leaving him unfit for...
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In Their Own Words

Whitfield Preached Often and with Vigor

William Stephens wrote - as he frequently did - about the fervor with which George Whitfield preached; even his own brethren could be an object of his sermons : “…Mr. Whitfield went on without slackening his Rate of four Times...
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