• Marker Monday: Fort Darien

    In honor of the 2016-2017 Georgia History Festival, “A State of Innovation,” the February #MarkerMonday posts will focus on Savannah, the founding city of Georgia, and the many different groups of people that came to settle in Georgia. Over the course of the month, these posts will discuss four different communities that settled in Savannah […]

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  • Marker Monday: Birthplace of Jackie Robinson

    In honor of the 2016-2017 Georgia History Festival, “A State of Innovation,” the January #MarkerMonday posts will focus on Georgia businesses and the GHS Business History Initiative. Over the course of the month, these posts will highlight the impact of Georgia businesses on the state and national economies, and also explore how Georgians have influenced […]

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    Marker Monday: Waffle House

    In honor of the 2016-2017 Georgia History Festival, “A State of Innovation,” the January #MarkerMonday posts will focus on Georgia businesses and the GHS Business History Initiative. Over the course of the month, these posts will highlight the impact of Georgia businesses on the state and national economies, and also explore how Georgians have influenced […]

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  • Georgia Power Historical Marker Dedication

    Marker Monday: Georgia Power, “A Citizen Wherever We Serve”

    In honor of the 2016-2017 Georgia History Festival, “A State of Innovation,” the January #MarkerMonday posts will focus on Georgia businesses and the GHS Business History Initiative. Over the course of the month, these posts will highlight the impact of Georgia businesses on the state and national economies, and also explore how Georgians have influenced […]

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  • Delta Air Lines Historical Marker

    Marker Monday: Delta Air Lines

    In honor of the 2016-2017 Georgia History Festival, “A State of Innovation,” the January #MarkerMonday posts will focus on Georgia businesses and the GHS Business History Initiative. Over the course of the month, these posts will highlight the impact of Georgia businesses on the state and national economies, and also explore how Georgians have influenced […]

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    Marker Monday: The Birthplace of Coca-Cola

    In honor of the 2016-2017 Georgia History Festival, “A State of Innovation,” the January #MarkerMonday posts will focus on Georgia businesses and the GHS Business History Initiative. Over the course of the month, these posts will highlight the impact of Georgia businesses on the state and national economies, and also explore how Georgians have influenced […]

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  • Flint River Farms Resettlement Project

    Marker Monday: Flint River Farms Resettlement Project

    In honor of the 2016-2017 Georgia History Festival, “A State of Innovation,” the December #MarkerMonday posts will focus on Charles Holmes Herty, naval stores, and agricultural innovation in Georgia. This week’s #MarkerMonday showcases one of the most successful African American resettlement communities-Flint River Farms. The Flint River Farms Resettlement Project was established by the U.S. […]

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    Marker Monday: Georgia Experiment Station

    In honor of the 2016-2017 Georgia History Festival, “A State of Innovation,” the December #MarkerMonday posts will focus on Charles Holmes Herty, naval stores, and agricultural innovation in Georgia. This week’s #Marker Monday highlights agricultural developments in Georgia.  The Georgia Experiment Station, located in Griffin, Georgia, was created in 1888 as part of a national […]

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    Marker Monday: Cannon’s Point Plantation

    In honor of the 2016-2017 Georgia History Festival, “A State of Innovation,” the December #MarkerMonday posts will focus on Charles Holmes Herty, naval stores, and agricultural innovation in Georgia. This week’s #MarkerMonday features Cannon’s Point Plantation and its agricultural innovations. Cannon’s Point Plantation is a 600 acre plot located at the north end of St. […]

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  • Pioneer Turpentining Experiment Marker

    Marker Monday: Pioneer Turpentining Experiment

    In honor of the 2016-2017 Georgia History Festival, “A State of Innovation,” the December #MarkerMonday posts will focus on Charles Holmes Herty, naval stores, and agricultural innovation in Georgia. This week’s #MarkerMonday looks at the experiment that revolutionized the naval stores industry in the United States. The naval stores industry originated in North Carolina during […]

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