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Welcome back! As you can see, we're reopening this blog as "Inside NGE." Keep an eye on this space for an inside look at the process of writing new encyclopedia articles and maintaining our website's 2,200+ published entries on Georgia history and culture. 
Our articles are our publication's bread and butter, and we believe that an open discussion of the process of researching, writing, editing, and fact checking articles can be useful in a different way. The New Georgia Encyclopedia has thousands of stories. We hope that this blog will explain how those stories are created and recorded. Thanks for coming by. We're looking forward to writing with you!
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From Our Home Page
Henry Hugh Proctor (1868-1933)

The Reverend Henry Hugh Proctor was the first African American pastor of First Congregational Church in Atlanta, serving from 1894 unt

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Frank Broadhurst (1925-2005)

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UGA Football
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Judaism and Jews

Historian Ralph Melnick has written that "nearly everything one concludes from a study of Southern Jewry has its opposite that is

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Courtesy of Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries