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Georgia debates Confederate carving set in stone and state law

...idea that somehow you're going to erase history is ludicrous," Stan Deaton, a senior historian with the Georgia Historical Society said. "There are no monuments to the Third Reich, but I'm pretty sure there are books falling off the shelves...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-25/georgia-debates-confederate-
Grovetown preparing for growth

...Hamilton Hayne after his death in Grovetown in 1886. Outside, one of the last historical markers erected by the Georgia Historical Society is dedicated to Hayne, who wrote much of his poetry while living in Grovetown's Copse Hill, a mile west...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-21/grovetown-preparing-growth
Mystery photo could show Civil War gunship

...with the photo's owner, who soon moved away from Waycross.He donated a photo of the original image to the Georgia Historical Society, which confirmed it received Potter's gift in March 1986.A couple of years later, Potter said, he got...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-14/mystery-photo-could-show-civi
State lacks funds to replace historical markers

...expressed."Christy Crisp, Georgia Historical Society's program director...cellphones?"In 1998, the Georgia Historical Society in Savannah took over the...stayed in charge until the Georgia Historical Society gained control.The DNR...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-27/state-lacks-funds-replace-his
Marker will tell story of Sherman's march to sea

...sweep across Georgia, bringing liberation to slaves and devastation to the families of rebel soldiers.The Georgia Historical Society is to unveil its latest monument today in a small ceremony on the grounds of the Carter Presidential Library...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-11/marker-will-tell-story-sherma
Georgia woman with Girls on Trapeze shows circus' artistic side

...Their Times. She was also an accomplished artist, and her watercolors are on permanent loan to the Coastal Georgia Historical Society.In her spoken piece, Murphy recalls the words of her great-grandmother: "Don't just FEEL. Put your...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2015-01-11/georgia-woman-girls-trap
Payne, Blank to be honored by Georgia Historical Society

...in the sports community will be presented the Georgia Historical Society's highest honor in February.The South's...best that the state of Georgia has to offer," Georgia Historical Society president and CEO Todd Groce said.Payne is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2013-09-25/payne-blank-be-honored-georg
Trip uncovers records of Revolution-era Georgia

...plans to make images of the records available by the end of 2014.Stan Deaton, the senior historian for the Georgia Historical Society, said documents kept by the British government on loyalist compensation claims often included details such...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-12-30/trip-uncovers-records-revolut
Across the region

...Society will get $500,000SAVANNAH, GA. - The Georgia Historical Society has received a $500,000 grant from the Robert...the grant brings it significantly closer.The Georgia Historical Society has been collecting, preserving and sharing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-11-29/across-region
Union general gets Civil War marker near Broad Street birthplace

...Georgia's 1,000 Civil War markers were about battles and Confederate military leaders.That prompted the Georgia Historical Society to erect 150 historical markers across the state to tell lesser-known stories of the conflict."There was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-12-07/union-general-gets-civil-war-