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Georgia Atlas & Gazetteer

By: Rand McNally

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Langenscheidt Publishing Group / DeLorme:

Edition: 6

Seller ID: 332536


Georgia Atlas & Gazetteer is designed for travelers who want topographic map detail for outdoor recreation, sales and transportation and everyday travel. Contains back roads, recreation sites, hiking trails, campgrounds, golf courses, scenic drives, a guide to state and national park historic sites/museums, fishing, and ski areas. Includes a comprehensive index. View more info

MAP: Georgia: 1895

By: N/A

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Reproduction map of original:

Seller ID: S48


Originally issued by Rand, McNally & Co. for the 1895 edition of their New Business Atlas, this map shows county divisions, rivers, creeks and small towns and settlements throughout the state. 63 railroad lines and their stations are also identified. View more info

Rice Gold : James Hamilton Couper and Plantation Life on the Georgia Coast

By: N/A

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Mercer University Press:

Seller ID: 54-797-1


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History of Georgia

By: N/A

Price: $24.95

Publisher: University of Georgia Press:

Seller ID: 31269X


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CD: Revolutionary Records of Georgia, Volumes 1-3

By: Allen D. Chandler

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: CD2406


This three-volume set covers the years from 1769 to 1785 and includes a variety of records.Volume 1 (1769-1782) contains information about the Council of Safety, the Provincial Congress, the Constitution of 1777, several Acts, confiscation and banishment, and a list of Negroes paid to the Georgia State Legion. Volume 2 (1778-1785) contains information on the Minutes of Executive Council and the Journal of Land Court. Volume 3 (1781-1784) contains information about the Jo... View more info

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Scottish Highlanders in Colonial Georgia: The Recruitment, Emigration, and Settlement at Darien, 1735-1748

By: Anthony W. Parker

Price: $19.95

Publisher: University of Georgia Press: 2002

Seller ID: 324566


Between 1735 and 1748 hundreds of young men and their families emigrated from the Scottish Highlands to the Georgia coast to settle and protect the new British colony. The trustees of the colony and military governor James Oglethorpe wanted settlers who were accustomed to hardship, militant in nature, and willing to become frontier farmer-soldiers. In this respect, the Highlanders fit the bill perfectly through training and tradition.In Scottish Highlanders in Coloni... View more info

CD: The Dead Towns of Georgia

By: Charles C. Jones

Price: $15.95

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: CD3314


This interesting work provides histories of numerous towns that were established in Georgia, flourished for a time, and then passed into oblivion. Among the major subjects are the towns of Old Ebenezer (1733) on the Savannah River, Frederica (1735) on St. Simon's Island, Abercorn (1733) on a tributary of the Savannah, Sunbury (1758) on the Medway River, and Hardwick (1755) on the Ogeechee River. Also mentioned are Petersburg, Jacksonborough, Francisville, and many other ... View more info

Dewberry and Walker: Two Families of Central Georgia

By: David W. Bishop

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: B3609


Traces two families, Dewberry and Walker, from 16th century England through eleven generations into central Georgia. View more info

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Company A of the Fortieth Georgia Infantry Regiment in the Confederate Service

By: Dorothy Holland Herring

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: H0620


This company was organized in Dallas, Paulding County, Georgia on 24 February 1862 and was commanded by Colonel Adba Johnson. It fought in Tennessee, Mississippi, Georgia, and North Carolina. This unit fought in the last battle at Bentonville and surrendered at Greensboro. View more info

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Company C of the Twenty-Second Georgia Infantry Regiment in the Confederate Service

By: Dorothy Holland Herring

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: H0600


This is meant to be a history of one company from rural Georgia, composed of ordinary men, probably representative of most companies in the Army of Northern Virginia. It was impossible to separate the company from the regiment and to seperate the regiment from the brigade, so this is to a certain degree a history of the Blanchard-Wright-Sorrel Brigade. View more info

CD: Journal of a Residence on a Georgia Plantation in 1838-1839

By: Frances Anne Kemble

Price: $15.95

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: CD3547


Frances Kemble, a young Englishwoman, writes in a series of letters of her experiences as a guest on two Georgian plantations where she witnesses first hand the reality of life for slaveholders, overseers and the slaves themselves. While acknowledging that not all slaveholders are evil and cruel, she emphasizes the evil and cruelty of a slaveholding society. She defends Harriet Beecher Stowe's Uncle Tom's Cabin as a truthful depiction of the society that she witnesses ... View more info

The Georgia Dutch: From the Rhine and Danube to the Savannah, 1733-1783

By: George Fenwick Jones

Price: $45.00

Publisher: University of Georgia Press:

Seller ID: 313939


This is the first comprehensive history of the German-speaking settlers who emigrated to the Georgia colony from Germany, Alsace, Switzerland, Austria, and adjacent regions. Known collectively as the Georgia Dutch, they were the colony's most enterprising early settlers, and they played a vital role in gaining Britain's toehold in a territory also coveted by Spain and France.The main body of the book is a chronological account of the Georgia Dutch from their earliest... View more info

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General Henry Lewis Benning: "This was a man," A Biography of Georgia's Supreme Court Justice and Confederate General

By: J. David Dameron

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: D2444


Henry L. Benning is justly included in Northern's Men of Mark in Georgia yet, little is known of this remarkable man. Why was a federal military installation named after him? Why did his former slaves openly adore and respect him? What did he do to deserve such admiration from such a diverse multitude of people? This story answers these questions and also explores political affairs, court cases and societal issues such as slavery and religion. In the courtroom and on the... View more info

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Benning's Brigade: Volume 1, A History and Roster of the Fifteenth Georgia

By: J. David Dameron

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: D2445


A history and roster of the individual regiments which comprised the unit. First and primarily, the book is intended to accurately reflect the composition, strength, and disposition of the brigade, chronologically, throughout the Civil War, from its inception to its ultimate demobilization. Secondly, the narrative is filled with excerpts from diaries, journals, correspondence, and reports from the officers and men that wrote them. These personal reflections are intended ... View more info

Benning’s Brigade: Volume 2, A History and Roster of the Second, Seventeenth, and Twentieth Georgia Volunteer Infantry Regiments

By: J. David Dameron, Jr

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: D3175


General Henry Lewis Benning described his brigade of Southern warriors as men who would simply not give up, even in the face of overwhelming odds. Comprised of the Second, Fifteenth (covered in Volume 1), Seventeenth, and Twentieth infantry regiments, Benning's Brigade consisted entirely of Georgia volunteers. These men represented the lifeblood of Georgia and they were determined to defend her sovereignty. These proud men defended Virginia soil while their own homes wer... View more info

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The Georgians Database, Genealogical Notes

By: Jeannette Holland Austin

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: A0674


A collection of notes and brief genealogies pulled from newspaper records, marriages, probate records, deeds, as well as other documented sources. Names are listed alphabetically; over 4,500 entries. View more info

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Georgia Obituaries, 1905-1910

By: Jeannette Holland Austin

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: A0610


These obituaries were abstracted from The Atlanta Georgian and The Atlanta Constitution newspapers. Both published deaths of persons from the entire state. View more info

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Georgia Bible Records, Supplement, 1772-1940

By: Jeannette Holland Austin

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: A0588


These Bible records are mainly from the Georgia State Archives folder collection, the Leonardo Andrea collection and the author's personal collection. The amount of data given in birth, marriage and death entries varies. A full name index adds to the value of this work. View more info

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The Hell-Hole in Georgia: Sherman vs. Johnston May 22 - June 2, 1864

By: Jeffrey S. Dean

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: D3377


May 21, 1864—two weeks have elapsed since the Atlanta Campaign began. It has been an operation of surprise and maneuver, of exhaustion and hunger, and of ceaseless combat. Now, fifty miles closer to the crucial city of Atlanta, the two armies confront each other again in the Allatoona Mountains. General Joseph E. Johnston’s Confederate army has occupied a strong defensive line protected by the Etowah River. As he has done before, General W. T. Sherman avoids a head-o... View more info

Georgia 1860 Agricultural Census: Volume 2 comprises the counties of Clark, Clay, Clayton, Clinch, Cobb, Colquitt, Coffee, Columbia, Coweta, Crawford, Dade, Dawson, Decatur, DeKalb, Dooly, Dougherty, Early, Echols, Effingham, Elbert, Emanuel, Fannin, and Fayette

By: Linda L. Green

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: G3160


Often times when an individual was missed on the regular U.S. Census, he would appear on this agricultural census. So you might try checking this census for your missing relatives. Unfortunately, many of the Agricultural Census records have not survived, but some have remained and they yield unique information about how people lived. There are 48 columns of information, six of which are transcribed here: name of the owner, improved acreage, unimproved acreage, cash value... View more info