• GHS Dedicates Secession Convention Marker

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email   GHS Dedicates Secession Convention Marker 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 a project […]

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  • GHS Collections Featured in Atlanta Journal-Constitution

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email   GHS Collections Featured in Atlanta Journal-Constitution Download PDF   The Georgia Historical Society has published a series of collections that include important material from its library and archives going back to 1839. The 21 volumes in this series, which began […]

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  • GHS Secession Convention Marker featured in the Savannah Morning News

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email   GHS Secession Convention Marker featured in the Savannah Morning News Download PDF   The Georgia Historical Society has put the story of the Georgia Secession Convention in stone, 115 words on a historical marker that will be dedicated next week […]

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  • GHS Awarded NEH Preservation Assistance Grant

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email   GHS Awarded NEH Preservation Assistance Grant Download PDF   The Georgia Historical Society (GHS) has recently been awarded a $6,000 Preservation Assistance grant by the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) to support the preservation of artifacts in the GHS […]

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  • Georgia Historical Quarterly In the News

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email   Georgia Historical Quarterly In the News Features on the Georgia Historical Quarterly.   Click below to learn more:   Checking in with…Glenn McNair by Chuck Mobley, Savannah Morning News

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  • GHS Opens Georgia Civil War Flag Exhibit

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email   GHS Opens Georgia Civil War Flag Exhibit The Georgia Historical Society is pleased to announce the opening of “Conquered Banners: Georgia’s Civil War Flags.” This 12-month exhibit of rare flags made and carried during the first year of the Civil […]

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  • GHS Featured in the New York Times

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email   GHS Featured in the New York Times Dr. Todd Groce and GHS were featured in the November 29, 2010 issue of the New York Times.   Click the links below to learn more:   One State Takes a New Look […]

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  • GHS Installs New CW 150 Marker in Dalton

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email   GHS Installs New CW 150 Marker in Dalton GHS received coverage around the state and beyond for its newest Civil War 150 historical marker, African-American Soldiers in Combat. The marker dedication took place on Wednesday, October 6, 2010 at Fort […]

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  • Dr. Todd Groce’s CW150 Op-Ed in Newspapers Across the State

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email   Dr. Todd Groce’s CW150 Op-Ed in Newspapers Across the State Dr. Groce’s Op-Ed about Georgia’s efforts to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Civil War appeared in newspapers across the state and can be viewed at the following websites: Savannah […]

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  • Dr. Groce Featured in Coweta County Times-Herald Marker Dedication Coverage

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email   Dr. Groce Featured in Coweta County Times-Herald Marker Dedication Coverage   Tuesday, September 21, 2010 from The Newnan/Coweta Times-Herald.      

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