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Georgia -- History

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Ernest Vandiver - Campaign paper, 1958

 Item — Box 6, Item: 14
Collection number: Item 14
Scope and Contents

Newspaper put out by Ernest Vandivier while campaigning for governor. Quote across the top of the page reads: "No mixing of the races while I am your governor -- Vandiver."

Vandiver was the Governor of Georgia from 1959. until 1963.

Dates: 1958

Folder 5: Walker Papers - January - April 1916

 File — Box 1, Folder: 5
Collection number: 5
Scope and Contents A letter to J.R. Malner. Letter is damaged and torn, unsure who sent it. Discusses political opponents with several mentions of black voters possibly being involved as delagates.A letter condemning the proposal to change a rural postal route to an automobile route.Letters discussing the court case of the United States v. R.C. Tygart.Requests for postmaster oppointments continue. Proposed bills.Soldiers Homes, a bill for relief of the Cohen...
Dates: Created: 1913-1917

History of Pope's Chapel Church

 Digital Work
Collection number: 1182949E-1DBC-B591-4146-8B6C2DC8BAE1

Judge Harley and His Boys: The Langdale Story by John E. Lancaster

 Book — Box 2, Book: 71
Collection number: 71
Scope and Contents

Published in 2002. Signed by Harley Langdale, Jr., John, John Wesley Langdale III.

Dates: Acquired: 2003-05-16

The History of Alma and Bacon County [PDF], 1984

Collection number: 51932a70-de2c-4dba-abb1-ead1c3d2103c
Overview In 1914, Bacon County was created, and named for Senator Augustus O. Bacon, a distinguished politician of Georgia birth. In 1914 this newly created 'piney woods’ county and a handfull of pioneer settlers joined together to begin a long journey into history. Its destiny is interrupted now only long enough to record between the covers of this book the progression of past events out of which has come the Bacon County of today’s modern living. Bacon County, unlike Williamsburg, is not rich in...
Dates: 1984