Georgia Secession Banners
Georgia secession banners supporting South Carolina’s departure from the Union were shown. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles… read more
Georgia secession banners supporting South Carolina’s departure from the Union were shown.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2011 LCV Cities Tour” in Savannah, Georgia, on June 1-8 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast local cable affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2. close
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- W. Todd Groce President and CEO Georgia Historical Society
General Sherman's Special Field Orders #15
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Original Draft of the Constitution
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Jones Street and Joe Thompson
Savannah historian Barry Sheehy told stories of people who lived through and influenced the outcome of the Civil…
Fall of Savannah
Todd Groce, president of the Georgia Historical Society, talked about the significance of General William Tecumseh…