• Papers Donated to Georgia Historical Society Offer Fresh Insight Into Prominent Savannah Family

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email   Papers Donated to Georgia Historical Society Offer Fresh Insight Into Prominent Savannah Family Download PDF   The papers of businessman Gazaway Bugg Lamar include correspondence relating to his lengthy post-Civil War legal battles against the government of the United States, […]

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  • Historical Society Sets Date To Dedicate Dalton Marker

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email   Historical Society Sets Date To Dedicate Dalton Marker Download PDF   Coverage of GHS’s CW150 historical marker, “General Cleburne’s Proposal to Arm Slaves,” in Dalton.   Historical Society Sets Date To Dedicate Dalton Marker by Charles Oliver, Dalton Daily Citizen […]

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  • Guide To Making History Come Alive

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email   Guide To Making History Come Alive Download PDF   GHS featured in history education piece in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.   Guide To Making History Come Alive by Silvio Laccetti, Atlanta Journal-Constitution  

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  • 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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