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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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