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Historic Savannah Foundation

Historic Savannah Foundation is a local, private, nonprofit, preservation organization chartered in 1955 to preserve buil

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Pecans

Although the pecan has a long history in North America, Georgia farmers were relative latecomers in realizing the bene

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Annie L. McPheeters (1908-1994)

Annie L. McPheeters was one of the first African American professional librarians in the Atlanta Public Library and an influential proponent of African American culture and history.

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Judith Ortiz Cofer (1952-2016)

Judith Ortiz Cofer, a longtime resident of Georgia, was one of a number of Latina writers who rose to prominence during the 1980s and 1990s.

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