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In Georgia History

Proclamation on Amnesty and Reconstruction Offered

President Abraham Lincoln issued a Proclamation on Amnesty and Reconstruction that provided for the restoration of the Confederate states into the Union. Lincoln offered Georgia and other southern states a full pardon and restoration of their rights if they were...
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In Their Own Words

Civil War-Revolutionary War Trials Compared

The Daily Federal Union of Milledgeville printed an editorial comparing the Civil War troubles Georgia was experiencing with similar trials they had faced in the Revolutionary War.
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