Civil Rights and the Pulitzer Prize in Georgia

The digital exhibition Civil Rights and the Pulitzer Prize in Georgia celebrates the centennial of the Pulitzer Prizes, with a focus on recipients that both connect to Georgia and promote civil rights. The exihibition is sponsored by Georgia Humanities in partnership with the Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication at the University of Georgia, and was funded by a grant from the Pulitzer Prize Centennial Campfires Initiative.
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Charlayne Hunter-Gault (b. 1942)

Charlayne Hunter-Gault holds a place in Georgia civil rights history as one of the first two African American students admitted to

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Early Victorian Architecture: Overview

In the forty-five years from 1850 to 1895, architecture in Georgia advanced from simple Greek revival forms to the massive steel-frame skyscraper.

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Franklin Tree (Franklinia alatamaha)

The 

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Radio Broadcasting

Commercial radio broadcasting in Georgia began on March 15, 1922, when a hastily assembled transmission system began scheduled broadcasting under the call letters

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