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In Georgia History

Spanish Attempted to Attack Fort Frederica

Three Spanish ships sailed up the Frederica River on the back side of St. Simons Island looking for a location to land troops to launch a land and river attack on Fort Frederica, which guarded the river. James Oglethorpe’s forces...
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In Their Own Words

Letter from Georgia Patriots

Meeting at Tondee’s Tavern in Savannah, a committee of Georgia’s Provincial Congress composed a letter to royal governor Sir James Wright stating that Georgia would no longer be the weak link among American colonies in opposition to Parliaments attempts to...
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