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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Lost Cause Religion

Near the end of the Civil War (1861-65), women from Columbus b

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Lev T. Mills (b. 1940)

Lev T.

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English Trade in Deerskins and Indian Slaves

When the English came to America, the Native Americans of Georgia encountered one of the most profound forces for change: the world economy.

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Whitfield County

Whitfield County is located in northwest Georgia at the southern end of the Appalachian Mountains, about thirt

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