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New Georgia Encyclopedia: Getting Started Worksheet

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History Matters: The U.S. Survey Course on the Web (American Social History Project)

National History Day: Teacher Resources 

National Park Service: Teaching with Historic Places

Social Studies Frameworks (Georgia Department of Education)

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Waterfalls

Georgia has a wide variety of waterfalls: some are high with sheer drops, some are tumbling cascades, and others are rushing shoals or small ledge-type falls.

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Jane Withers (1926-2021)

Before Jane Withers became one of the most popular child actors of the 1930s, she performed in vaudeville and on her own

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John Abbot (1751-ca. 1840)

Naturalist and artist John Abbot advanced the knowledge of the flora and fauna of the South by sending superbly mounted specimens and exquisitely detailed

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John Wesley Dobbs (1882-1961)

Often referred to as the unofficial mayor of Auburn Avenue, John Wesley Dobbs was one of several distinguished Afric

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