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Welcome back! As you can see, we're reopening this blog as "Inside NGE." Keep an eye on this space for an inside look at the process of writing new encyclopedia articles and maintaining our website's 2,200+ published entries on Georgia history and culture. 
Our articles are our publication's bread and butter, and we believe that an open discussion of the process of researching, writing, editing, and fact checking articles can be useful in a different way. The New Georgia Encyclopedia has thousands of stories. We hope that this blog will explain how those stories are created and recorded. Thanks for coming by. We're looking forward to writing with you!
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From Our Home Page
State Historic Preservation Office

The Historic Preservation Division of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources is the state agency responsible for implementing the national preservation program in Georgia.

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Anthony Grooms (b. 1955)

Anthony "Tony" M.

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Emma Cheves Wilkins (1870-1956)

A lifelong resident of Savannah, Emma Cheves Wilkins continued the

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Hazel Raines (1916-1956)

An accomplished aviator, Hazel Raines was the first woman in Georgia to earn a pilot's license.

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