Inside NGE

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Annie L. McPheeters
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
Agriculture in Georgia: Overview

Georgia's agricultural industry plays a significant role in the state's economy, contributing billions of dollars annually.

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Bell Bomber

During World War II (1941-45) the Bell Aircraft Corporation (known as Bel

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Jimmy Carter (b. 1924)

Jimmy Carter, the only Georgian elected president of the United States, held the office for one term, 1977-81. His previous public service included a stint in the U.S.

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Naval Stores Industry

In the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, Georgia was the world's leading producer of naval stores, which are material

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