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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Blue Ridge Mountains
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Jenkins County

Jenkins County, located in the southeastern part of the state, is Georgia's 140th county and has an area of 350

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Cotton

From the late eighteenth to the mid-twentieth century, there was no more important single factor in Georgia's agricultural economy than cotton.

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James Dickey (1923-1997)

James Dickey ranks, along with Conrad Aiken, as one of the two most important Georgia poets in the twentieth century.

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