Destinations

Every place has a story, and each Destination highlights a particular place and storyline. To know Georgia's history—and glimpse its future—is to travel its contours, from the mountains to the coast, from the bustling cities to the small towns that pulse to a slower beat.

With hundreds of museums and galleries located across the state, Georgia has much to offer in the realm of the...

Georgia's northeastern mountains are part of the Blue Ridge range, a spine of the Appalachians, which runs from...

The Seven Natural Wonders of Georgia are the most physically spectacular or unusual sites in the state. These...

From the bombing of Fort Pulaski in 1862 to the capture of Confederate president Jefferson Davis in...

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Fall Line

The fall line is a geological boundary, about twenty miles wide, running northeast across Georgia from Columbus to

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Rural Education

Rural schools in Georgia are found across the state, on its rolling pastures, red clay fields, sandy coastlines, and wooded mountains.

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Rosenwald Schools

The Rural School Building Program of the Julius Rosenwald Fund provided financial grants for the construction of public schools fo

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Olympic Games in 1996

From July 19 until August 4, 1996, Atlanta hosted the Centennial Summer Olympic Games, the largest event in the city's history.

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