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In Georgia History

Augustus Baldwin Longstreet Born

Augustus Baldwin Longstreet, a man who would have many professions, was born in Augusta, Georgia. He attended Yale and a law school in Connecticut before returning to Georgia where he began the practice of law in 1815. In 1817, he...
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In Their Own Words

Woodrow Wilson Letter Announced Decison to Practice Law in Atlanta

While recuperating from ill health in Wilmington, N.C., Woodrow Wilson wrote a letter to Charles Talcott indicating his reasons for deciding to practice law in Atlanta: “After innumerable hesitatings as to a place of settlement, I have at length fixed...
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