• 2011 Georgia History Festival

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email   2011 Georgia History Festival Features on the 2011 Georgia History Festival.   Click the links below to learn more:   Major Sponsors Make the Marquee for 2011 Georgia History Festival in The Savannah Tribune   Save the Date in the […]

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  • Georgia Historical Society (GHS) and Georgia Public Broadcasting (GPB) partner on new educational project Today In Georgia History

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email Georgia Historical Society (GHS) and Georgia Public Broadcasting (GPB) partner on new educational project Today In Georgia History Today In Georgia History is an exciting new educational project that focuses on an historical event or person associated with a particular day […]

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  • Georgia Trustees, GHS featured in Georgia Trend

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email   Georgia Trustees, GHS featured in Georgia Trend Download PDF   A former U.S. senator respected for his foreign policy and defense expertise and a legendary football coach and athletics director are the 2011 recipients of the state‚Äôs highest honor. Sam […]

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  • 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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