• Georgia Historical Society Featured This Weekend on C-SPAN’s LCV Cities Tour

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email   Georgia Historical Society Featured This Weekend on C-SPAN’s LCV Cities Tour C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles 2011 Cities Tour visited Savannah to explore the literary culture and history of one of America’s oldest cities. GHS episodes will take an in-depth view […]

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  • Nora Lewis Oversees the Archives of the Georgia Historical Society

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email   Nora Lewis Oversees the Archives of the Georgia Historical Society Download PDF   Nora Lewis oversees the archives of the Georgia Historical Society by Clark Byron, Savannah Morning News

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  • Stan Deaton Answers Georgia Reconstruction Question in the AJC

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email   Stan Deaton Answers Georgia Reconstruction Question in the AJC Download PDF   Senior Historian Dr. Stan Deaton responds to questions about Georgia being admitted to the Union twice after Reconstruction.   Click below for more:   Actual Factual Georgia by […]

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  • GHS Dedicates Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital Marker in Albany

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email   GHS Dedicates Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital Marker in Albany The Georgia Historical Society has administered Georgia’s statewide marker program since 1998, erecting over 160 historical markers across Georgia on a wide variety of subjects. Today those markers and over two […]

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  • Georgia Historical Society Brings History Into Classroom

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email Georgia Historical Society Brings History Into Classroom Download PDF   One of the most significant ways the Georgia Historical Society fulfills its mission is by providing educational programming that explores our state’s and nation’s past.  Through these programs GHS offers an […]

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  • GHS, Colonial Dames Dedicate Historical Marker to Jonathan Bryan

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email GHS, Colonial Dames Dedicate Historical Marker to Jonathan Bryan The Georgia Historical Society has administered Georgia’s statewide marker program since 1998, erecting over 160 historical markers across Georgia on a wide variety of subjects. Today those markers and over two thousand […]

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  • GHS Launches Historical Marker App for iPhone

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email GHS Launches Historical Marker App for iPhone Download PDF   The Georgia Historical Society (GHS) is pleased to announce the release of its brand new Georgia Historical Marker Application for iPhone. The app, developed by Smack Dab Studios, allows users to […]

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  • Nationwide Coverage of Atlanta CW150 Historical Marker Dedication

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email Nationwide Coverage of Atlanta CW150 Historical Marker Dedication As part of the national sesquicentennial commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Civil War, the Georgia Historical Society, the Georgia Department of Economic Development and other state and private agencies are collaborating on […]

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  • Stan Deaton Talks About the 150th Anniversary of the Civil War

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email Stan Deaton Talks About the 150th Anniversary of the Civil War GHS Senior Historian Stan Deaton talks about the 150th anniversary of the Civil War.   Local Historian: Slavery Indeed Main Reason for Civil War WSAV, Savannah

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  • Nationwide Coverage of Savannah CW 150 Historical Marker Dedication

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email Nationwide Coverage of Savannah CW 150 Historical Marker Dedication As part of the national sesquicentennial commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Civil War, the Georgia Historical Society, the Georgia Department of Economic Development and other state and private agencies are collaborating […]

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