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Volume 13, Fall/Winter 2019, No. 2

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Georgia History Today Volume 13 No. 2

  • Perspectives: Building for the Future
  • Women’s Suffrage at 100
  • Georgia Gems: Helen Dortch Longstreet
  • Inside GHS: GHS Research Center Renovation and Expansion Begins
  • Profiles: 2020 Georgia Trustees
  • Georgia History Festival Schedule of Events
  • Messages from Our Friends and Supporters

Volume 13, Spring/Summer 2019, No. 1

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Georgia History Today Volume 13 No. 1

  • Perspectives: Can Art be History?
  • Teaching Confederate Monuments as Primary Sources
  • Georgia Gems: The Sounds of Revolution
  • Profiles: Ross Rossin
  • Teaching Georgia History with Primary Sources
  • The Magic Behind the Curtain: How Memory Institutions Provide Free Online Access to Primary Sources
  • GHS News

Volume 12, Fall/Winter 2018, No. 2

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Georgia History Today Volume 12 No. 2

  • The Boisterous Sea Of Liberty: The U.S. Constitution
  • Perspectives: Who Do We Think We Are?
  • Georgia Gems: Abraham Baldwin’s Copy of the U.S. Constitution
  • State of History: Georgia’s State Of Civic Education
  • Inside GHS: The Vincent J. Dooley Distinguished Fellows Program
  • Profiles: The 2019 Georgia Trustees
  • Georgia History Festival Schedule of Events
  • Messages from Our Friends and Supporters

Volume 12, Spring/Summer 2018, No. 1

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Georgia History Today Volume 12 No. 1

  • A Duty to the Past, A Commitment to the Future
  • The GHS Research Center: A Foundation for History
  • Saving Georgia’s History
  • Profiles: Shell and Wyck Knox – John Macpherson Berrien Award Winners
  • The Research Center Capital Campaign
  • Extraordinary Gales: Fort Pulaski’s Experience with Natural Disasters

Volume 11, Fall/Winter 2017, No. 2

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Georgia History Today Volume 11 No. 2

  • The Georgia Trustees: A Legacy of Leadership
  • When History and Memory Collide
  • James Habersham Letterbook
  • Martha Berry’s Living Legacy
  • 2018 Georgia Trustees
  • Georgia History Festival Schedule of Events

Volume 11, Spring/Summer 2017, No. 1

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Georgia History Today Volume 11 No. 1

  • The History of Science and Technology
  • Saving Georgia’s History Through a Gift of Conservation
  • Profiles: Raymond “Ray” M. Masciarella II
  • New Life for an Old Program: Maintaining Georgia’s Historical Markers
  • Affiliate Chapter of the Year: The Columbus Museum

Volume X, Fall/Winter 2016, Nos. 3&4

Georgia History Today

  • A State of Innovation
  • Maintaining a State of Innovation
  • 2017 Georgia Trustees
  • Georgia History Festival Schedule of Events
*Please note, this issue was incorrectly printed as Volume 11, No. 3&4 . The next issue will be Volume 11, No. 1.

Volume X, Spring/Summer 2016, Nos. 1&2

Georgia History Today

  • Sustaining the Legacy of Ray C. Anderson
  • Help Conserve a Georgia Gem
  • Georgia Southern Students Research Georgia-Ireland Connection
  • Profiles: Don Waters

Volume IX, Fall/Winter 2015, Nos. 3&4

  • 2016 Georgia Trustees
  • The Birth of the American Dream
  • Thronateeska Heritage Center Succeeds Through Collaboration
  • Encouraging Historical Thinking during the Georgia History Festival
  • A Rare Look at Early Atlanta Businesses

Volume IX, Spring/Summer 2015, Nos. 1&2

Georgia History Today Spring-Summer 2015

  • John McMullan – A Legacy of Generosity
  • The Delta Flight Museum, Atlanta’s Best Kept Secret
  • Georgia Gems: Atlanta Gas Light Company Papers
  • The Georgia Business History Initiative: Sharing the Stories of the Companies that Built Georgia
  • Business Leadership Helped Sing the Song of Tolerance

Volume VIII, Fall/Winter 2014, Nos. 3&4

Volume VIII, Fall/Winter 2014, Nos. 3&4

  • Unexpected Discoveries: Hernando de Soto in Georgia
  • Historical Markers: Discovering New Ways of Thinking about an Old Resource
  • Georgia Gems: H.N. Torrey Lantern Slides
  • 2014 Georgia Trustees: Alana Shepherd and Paula Wallace

Volume VIII, Spring/Summer 2014, Nos. 1&2

Spring/Summer 2014

  • Georgia’s Newest Home for History
  • Georgia Gems: GHS’s Archival Collection Finding Aids Now Online
  • An Enduring Legacy
  • Columns and Capitals: Georgia’s Old Governor’s Mansion
  • Endowing the Future: Victor L. Andrews & the Dr. Elaine B. Anrews Historian

Volume VII, Fall/Winter 2013, Nos. 3&4

Fall/Winter 2013

  • Flannery O’Connor: The Legacy of a Storyteller
  • The Evolution of a National Research Center
  • Georgia Gems: Rainwater Family Papers
  • 2014 Georgia Trustees: Arthur M. Blank and William Porter “Billy” Payne

Volume VII, Spring/Summer 2013, Nos. 1&2

Spring/Summer 2013

  • Whatever Happened to Georgia’s Dixie Highway?
  • Georgia Gems: James Dunwoody Jones
  • Profiles: Kenneth H. Thomas, Jr., John Macpherson Berrien Award Winner – “Georgia Was My Place”
  • A New Chapter for the Georgia Archives
* Read an extended version of the Ed Jackson article, “Whatever Happened to Georgia’s Dixie Highway,”.

Volume VII, Fall/Winter 2012, Nos. 3&4

Fall/Winter 2012

  • John C. Fremont: Pathfinder to the West
  • Drawing Threads
  • Georgia Gems: Gilbert Moxley Sorrel
  • Profiles: 2013 Georgia Trustees: Truett Cathy and Herman Russell
  • History Education in Georgia’s Public Schools

Volume VI, Spring/Summer 2012, No.1&2


  • A Slice of History: Georgia’s Iconic Restaurants
  • African-American History & Culture in the Georgia Lowcountry
  • Profiles: Beverly “Bo” DuBose III, John Macpherson Berrien Award Winner
  • Georgia Gems: The Joseph L. Bernd Collection of FBI Records on the 1946 Election
  • Dalton Civil War 150th Commission

Volume V, Fall/Winter 2011, No. 3&4


  • Juliette Gordon Low
  • Today in Georgia History
  • Georgia Gems: Jepson House Education Cente
  • Profiles: The 2012 Georgia Trustees: Tom Cousins and Andrew Young
  • Lighting Up History at Georgia’s Old Capital Museum

Volume V, Spring/Summer 2011, No. 1&2


  • Discovering Georgia’s Civil War Sites
  • Campaign to Share Georgia History
  • Georgia Gems: Edward Clifford Anderson
  • Profiles: Lisa Lacy White
  • Georgia Battlefields Association

Volume IV, Fall 2010, No. 3


  • Remembering Georgia’s Native People
  • Georgia Gems: The Cherokee Papers
  • Profiles: The 2011 Georgia Trustees: Vincent Dooley and Sam Nunn
  • Making History Fun at the Thomastown-Upson Archives and Upson Historical Society

Volume IV, Summer 2010, No. 2


  • Georgia’s Cities of the Dead, Part Two
  • Vince Dooley Papers at GHS
  • Georgia Gems: A Very Grand Tour
  • Profiles: Don and Kaye Kole: The 2009-2010 John Macpherson Berrien Honorees
  • LaGrange’s Latest Legacy

Volume IV, Winter 2010, No. 1


  • Georgia’s Cities of the Dead and Cultural Tourism
  • The Boyhood Home of Woodrow Wilson
  • Celebrating Georgia Days 2010: Honoring Georgia Native & Baseball Legend Jackie Robinson
  • Georgia Gems
  • Profiles: The 2010 Georgia Trustees: Hank Aaron and Ted Turner

Volume III, Spring/Summer 2009, No. 2-3


  • Prelude to Hartsfield-Jackson: A Centennial Reflection on the Atlanta Speedway
  • Griffin Bell Papers at GHS
  • Georgia Gems: Civil War Letters
  • Profiles: Craig Barrow: Assuring History’s Future
  • University of Georgia Press

Volume III, Winter 2009, No. 1


  • Hail to the Would-be Chiefs: Presidential Contenders with Georgia Ties
  • Celebrating Georgia Days 2009: Honoring Johnny Mercer
  • Georgia Gems: Theodore Roosevelt and Civil Rights
  • A Friend in Need: Friends of Cockspur Island Lighthouse

Volume II, Summer 2008, No. 3


  • Whatever Happened to Georgia’s Downton Hotels?
  • Expanding Audiences for History: GHS Takes a Technological Plunge into the 21st Century
  • Georgia Gems: Daniel Webster
  • Profiles: Vince Dooley: Making Time for History
  • The Georgia Archives: Georgia’s Virtual Vault

Volume II, Spring 2008, No. 2


  • 75 Years Later, Georgia Remembers FDR
  • Georgia Historical Markers: 150 and Counting
  • Georgia Gems: Letters from Roosevelt
  • Profiles: Bradley Hale: Successes and Stories
  • The Roosevelt Warm Springs Archive

Volume II, Winter 2008, No. 1


  • Carved in Stone: Remembering James Oglethorpe
  • Georgia Turns 275 in Style
  • Georgia Gems: James Oglethorpe’s Letters
  • Profiles: Archie Davis: “History Inspires Me”
  • The Savannah Book Festival

Volume I, Summer 2007, No. 2


  • Taking Georgia’s History beyond Georgia
  • Using Technology to Explore the Past
  • Georgia Gems
  • Profiles: Don Kole: Growing What He Believes in
  • Georgia Women of Achievement