• Georgia Historical Society Opens Jepson House Education Center

    Savannah, Ga., November 19, 2014 – The Georgia Historical Society officially opened the new Jepson House Education Center with an historical marker dedication and private reception. “This is a day four decades in the making,” said Dr. W. Todd Groce, President and CEO of the Georgia Historical Society. “Through the generosity of Bob and Alice […]

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  • Georgia Historical Society to Commemorate Historic Carnegie Library

    Savannah, Ga., November 12, 2014 – The Georgia Historical Society and Live Oak Public Libraries will dedicate a new historical marker to the Colored Library Association of Savannah. The dedication will take place at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, November 13 in front of the Historic Carnegie Library, located at 537 East Henry Street in Savannah, Georgia. […]

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  • GHS to Cap Off Civil War 150 Commemoration with Two Historical Markers

    GHS TO CAP OFF CIVIL WAR 150 COMMEMORATION WITH TWO HISTORICAL MARKERS: MARCH TO THE SEA (SAVANNAH) AND THE CSS GEORGIA   Savannah, Ga., December 10, 2014 – This week, the Georgia Historical Society will unveil two new historical markers capping off the 150th anniversary of the Civil War in Georgia. The second of two […]

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  • Media Advisory: Jepson House Education Center Historical Marker

    Savannah, Ga., November 17, 2014 – The Georgia Historical Society will host a historical marker dedication and private reception to open the Jepson House Education Center, the first building expansion by GHS in over 40 years, Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 2:30 p.m. There will be a short program to unveil the historical marker outlining […]

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  • Georgia Historical Society to Dedicate Historical Marker for Cooper Pants Factory and the Gainesville Tornado

    Savannah, Ga., October 29, 2014 – The Georgia Historical society announced today that they will dedicate a new Historical Marker, this Thursday, October 30 for the Cooper Pants Factory and the Gainesville Tornado of 1936. The marker dedication will be held 2:00 p.m. at 315 Broad Street, SW in Gainesville, GA. Speakers for the event […]

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  • Georgia Historical Society to Commemorate Beginning of Sherman’s March to the Sea

    “SHEDDING NEW LIGHT ON A FAMILIAR EVENT” Atlanta, Ga., November 7, 2014 – The Georgia Historical society announced today that they will commemorate the beginning of General William T. Sherman’s historic March to the Sea with the dedication of a Historical Marker Wednesday, November 11, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. on the grounds of the Jimmy […]

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  • Georgia Historical Society Receives Coveted Four Star Charity Navigator Rating 5th Year in a Row

    Ranks in top 4% of Non-Profits Nationwide Atlanta, Ga., November 4, 2014 – The Georgia Historical Society has been awarded its fifth consecutive 4 Star Rating from Charity Navigator, the largest charity evaluator in America, for sound fiscal management and commitment to accountability and transparency, a distinction that places The Society among an elite 4% […]

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  • GEORGIA HISTORICAL SOCIETY LAUNCHES GEORGIA CIVIL RIGHTS TRAIL

    GEORGIA HISTORICAL SOCIETY LAUNCHES GEORGIA CIVIL RIGHTS TRAIL Atlanta, Ga., October 16, 2014 – The Georgia Historical Society, the Georgia Department of Economic Development, and The National Center for Civil and Human Rights, Inc. officially launched the Georgia Civil Rights Trail today with a ceremony and dedication of two historical markers, one in recognition of […]

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  • Media Advisory: Atlanta Student Movement Dedication

    Media Advisory Atlanta, Ga., October 15, 2014 The Georgia Historical Society, the Georgia Department of Economic Development, and The National Center for Civil and Human Rights, Inc. will officially launch the Georgia Civil Rights Trail tomorrow, October 16, with a ceremony and dedication of two historical markers, one in recognition of the Atlanta Student Movement […]

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  • Civil Rights Trail in Atlanta with Dedication of Historical Marker Recognizing Atlanta Student Movement

    Atlanta, Ga., October 7, 2014 – The Georgia Historical Society, The National Center for Civil and Human Rights, Inc., and the Georgia Department of Economic Development announced today that they will officially launch the Georgia Civil Rights Trail, a statewide public education initiative commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Movement in Georgia, on […]

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