Today in Georgia Historyis a joint collaboration of the Georgia Historical Society & Georgia Public Broadcasting.
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Its unmatched beauty has been around for millennia, but the largest of Georgia’s Barrier Islands only became a national seashore on this day in 1972.
On this day in 1964, sculptors began taking a third crack at the Confederate Memorial Carving on Stone Mountain, first proposed 50 years earlier by the Unite...
He would tell Yankee immigrants who found fault with the South: “Delta is ready when you are.”
Lewis Grizzard was born in Fort Benning and ...