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Georgia Historical Society

The Georgia Historical Society, headquartered in Savannah, Georgia, is the oldest cultural institution in the state and one of the oldest historical organizations in the United States. It is the only statewide historical society in Georgia. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Georgia Historical Society has hosted 14 events in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was a 2004 Forum. The year with the most events was 2011 with four events. The year with the highest average number of views per video was 2015 with an average of 1,868 views per video. Most appearances with Stan Deaton (9), W. Todd Groce (7). Most common tags: Civil War, Cold War, U.S. History.

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    Monuments to Absence

    Author Andrew Denson looked at how the 1830s forced Cherokee removal is remembered in the South through memorials and…

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    The Cold War and Popular Culture

    University of Virginia Professor Grace Elizabeth Hale looked at the Cold War era and its influence on popular culture. The…

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    Cold War and Civil Rights Movement

    University of Virginia Professor Kevin Gaines looked back to the Cold War era and explained how opponents of the civil…

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    Presidential Leadership During the Cold War

    University of Virginia History Professor William Hitchcock discussed presidential leadership during the Cold War-era and the Cold…

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