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In Georgia History

Henry Grady Statue Dedicated

A bronze statue of Henry Grady was dedicated in front of city hall at the corner of Marietta and Forsyth Streets in downtown Atlanta. Grady’s daughter unveiled the statue of her father in ceremonies attended by 25,000 onlookers. Principal speaker...
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In Their Own Words

Union Soldier Decribed Foraging and Raids

From the Chattahoochee River, Col. Fredrick Winkler of the 26th Wisconsin Infantry wrote his wife from Atlanta: “I am glad to be back again in my own tent. My regiment was not here when I arrived; it went out on...
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