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Civil War: Atlanta Home Front

At the time of the Civil War (1861-65),

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Judith Priddy-Orr (1937-2011)

Judith

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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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David Bushnell (1740-1826)

David Bushnell is credited as the inventor of the submarine, which was first used to launch explosives against British ships during the

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