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In Georgia History

Niagara Movement Organized

Atlanta University professor and civil rights leader W.E.B. Du Bois organized the Niagara Movement, which met July 11-13 in Fort Erie, Ontario, and led to the formation of the NAACP four years later.
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In Their Own Words

Whitefield Complimented Salzburgers

George Whitefield noted both the material and moral success of the Salzburgers in Georgia, and hoped to duplicate one of their accomplishments in Savannah (which he ultimately did): “Tuesday, July 11. Returned this evening from Ebenezer (whither I went Yesterday)...
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