• GHS Awards Beverly DuBose III with Lifetime Achievement Award

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email   GHS Awards Beverly DuBose III with Lifetime Achievement Award The Georgia Historical Society has named Beverly “Bo” M. DuBose III as the recipient of its 2012 John Macpherson Berrien Award.   GHS Awards Beverly DuBose III with Lifetime Achievement Award […]

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  • Georgia Historical Society Announces Georgia History Book of the Year

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email   Georgia Historical Society Announces Georgia History Book of the Year The Georgia Historical Society has named Writing The South Through The Self by John C. Inscoe as the recipient of its 2012 Malcolm Bell Jr. and Muriel Barrow Bell Award. […]

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  • Dalton 150th Commission Honored by Georgia Historical Society

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email   Dalton 150th Commission Honored by Georgia Historical Society The Georgia Historical Society in Savannah, Ga., recently named the Dalton Civil War 150th Commission its 2012 Affiliate of the Year.   Dalton 150th Commission Honored by Georgia Historical Society WDNN, Dalton, […]

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  • Georgia Historical Society Holds Book Sale

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email   Georgia Historical Society Holds Book Sale The Georgia Historical Society will hold its Annual Book Sale on April 27-28 in Hodgson Hall from 10 a.m.-5 p.m., with a GHS membersonly preview on Fri., April 27 from 9-10 a.m. Proof of […]

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  • Georgia Historical Society names Volunteer of the Year

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email   Georgia Historical Society names Volunteer of the Year   Download PDF   The Georgia Historical Society has named Ed Jackson as the recipient of its 2012 Sarah Nichols Pinckney Volunteer of the Year Award.   Georgia Historical Society names Volunteer […]

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  • Data Released On Depression-Era Georgia

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email   Data Released On Depression-Era Georgia Download PDF   GHS Senior Historian Stan Deaton is interviewed about the release of the 1940 census.   Data Released On Depression-Era Georgia By Dominick Brady, GPB

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  • 2012 Georgia Day Parade coverage

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email   2012 Georgia Day Parade coverage Thousands of costumed local elementary school children march behind their hand-made banners in commemoration of Georgia’s founding in 1733.  A colorful parade of students, musicians, local dignitaries, and costumed characters is preceded by a military […]

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  • 2012 Trustees Gala coverage

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email   2012 Trustees Gala coverage The Georgia Historical Society’s annual fund-raising event and the exciting finale of the Georgia History Festival is the annual Trustees Gala. Each year, this elegant and much-anticipated event draws Georgia’s top business and civic leaders to […]

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  • Georgia History Festival Kicks Off at Mickve Israel

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email   Georgia History Festival Kicks Off at Mickve Israel The Georgia History Festival kicked off at Mickve Israel Thursday night with a talk from a Juliette Gordon Low biographer. Ginger Wadsworth, author of “First Girl Scout: The Life of Juliette Gordon […]

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  • Daisy’s century

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email   Daisy’s century [ PUBLISHED: view | version | destroy ] Ginger Wadsworth, author of First Girl Scout: The Life of Juliette Gordon Low, would like you to know Daisy’s story better. Her Feb. 2 lecture on Juliette Gordon Low is […]

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