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Atlanta History Photograph Collection Atlanta History Photograph Collection
This diverse collection features images of Ante-bellum Atlanta and scenes from the aftermath of the Civil War; street scenes and photographs of neighborhoods; images of Atlanta landmarks in downtown Atlanta and surrounding counties; and notable events such as the premiere of the movie Gone With the Wind, and a dinner honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. after he received the Nobel Peace Prize. | More about this collection »

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Atlanta Journal-Constitution Photographs Atlanta Journal-Constitution Photographs
Over 4000 images dating from the 1950s to the 1980s from the photography staff of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. | More about this collection »

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Earnest Photographs Earnest Photographs
Early 20th-century photographs taken by Athens professor, David Earnest. | More about this collection »

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Ernest G. Welch Photographs Ernest G. Welch Photographs
Photographs of Atlanta photographer Ernest Welch. | More about this collection »

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First-person Narratives of the American South First-person Narratives of the American South
Documents the American South from the viewpoint of Southerners. Focuses on the diaries, autobiographies, memoirs, travel accounts, and ex-slave narratives of relatively inaccessible populations: women, African Americans, enlisted men, laborers, and Native Americans. | More about this collection »

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Fred L. Howe 1895 Cotton States and International Exposition Photographs, 1895 Fred L. Howe 1895 Cotton States and International Exposition Photographs, 1895
Black-and-white photographs of the 1895 Cotton States and International Exposition taken by Atlanta photographer Fred L. Howe . | More about this collection »

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Gay Bolling Shepperson Photograph Collection, 1933-1945 (bulk 1935-1937) Gay Bolling Shepperson Photograph Collection, 1933-1945 (bulk 1935-1937)
Black-and-white photographs of WPA projects throughout Georgia. | More about this collection »

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Georgia Historic Books Georgia Historic Books
Significant 19th and early 20th century books on the culture, history, biography, and literature of Georgia from the collections of the University of Georgia Libraries, Robert W. Woodruff Library, Emory University, Georgia State University Library, Documenting the American South, and Valdosta State University Library | More about this collection »

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Georgia Historical Society Image Catalog Georgia Historical Society Image Catalog
Select digitized images of photographs, prints, artifacts, portraits, and manuscripts from the collections of the Georgia Historical Society. | More about this collection »

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Georgia-related Publications from the Hathi Trust Digital Library Georgia-related Publications from the Hathi Trust Digital Library
Public domain books from leading U.S. research libraries about Georgia from the HathiTrust. | More about this collection »

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Georgia-related Publications from the Internet Archive Georgia-related Publications from the Internet Archive
Public domain materials about Georgia from the Internet Archive. | More about this collection »

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georgia.gov georgia.gov
Official site of Georgia state government | More about this collection »

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GeorgiaInfo GeorgiaInfo
Information about political life and governance in Georgia | More about this collection »

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Historic Postcard Collection Historic Postcard Collection
Postcards depicting historic buildings and landmarks throughout Georgia from the collections of the Georgia Archives | More about this collection »

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Historical Broadsides Historical Broadsides
Over 2,100 broadsides from the 1740s through the 1980s from the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library | More about this collection »

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The Janice Daugharty Collection The Janice Daugharty Collection
The Janice Daugharty Collection, located in the Archives of Valdosta State University, highlights the career of this Georgia regional author and her college years at Valdosta State College. | More about this collection »

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John Burrison Georgia Folklore Oral History and Music recordings John Burrison Georgia Folklore Oral History and Music recordings
Oral histories and music from the Georgia Folklore Collection. | More about this collection »

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Kenneth Rogers Photograph Collection Kenneth Rogers Photograph Collection
Black-and-white photographs of Atlanta, Georgia taken and collected by photojournalist Kenneth Rogers. | More about this collection »

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Library of Southern Literature Library of Southern Literature
A wide range of literary works of the American South published before 1924 | More about this collection »

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New Georgia Encyclopedia New Georgia Encyclopedia
The New Georgia Encyclopedia provides an authoritative source of information about people, places, events, institutions, and many other topics relating to the state | More about this collection »

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Oral histories of the American South (Georgia selections) Oral histories of the American South (Georgia selections)
Georgia-related oral histories from the Southern Oral History Program. | More about this collection »

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Robert E. Williams Photographic Collection: African-Americans in the Augusta, Ga. Vicinity (Richmond Co.), circa 1872-1898 Robert E. Williams Photographic Collection: African-Americans in the Augusta, Ga. Vicinity (Richmond Co.), circa 1872-1898
Late-nineteenth-century photographs of Augusta-area African American people, places, agriculture, family life, and more from the collections of the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library | More about this collection »

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South Georgia Folklife Collection South Georgia Folklife Collection
The South Georgia Folklife Collection includes both published and unpublished materials reflecting ten years of field documentation and public programs from 1996-2006 which document traditional culture drawn primarily from the southern third of Georgia. | More about this collection »

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The Southern Homefront, 1861-1865 The Southern Homefront, 1861-1865
Documents Southern life during the Civil War, especially the unsuccessful attempt to create a viable nation state as evidenced in both private and public life. | More about this collection »

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Southline Press, Inc. Photographs Southline Press, Inc. Photographs
Southline Press, Inc. was an Atlanta weekly published from 1985-1988. The collection includes images of political and civic leaders, entertainers, businesses, Atlanta landmarks, and demonstrations related to civil rights and abortion rights. | More about this collection »

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University of Georgia Press Georgia History Ebook Project University of Georgia Press Georgia History Ebook Project
Selected monographs from the University of Georgia Press on the history and culture of Georgia. | More about this collection »

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Vanishing Georgia Vanishing Georgia
Historically significant photographs of people, places, and structures from Georgia's past from the Vanishing Georgia Collection at the Georgia Archives | More about this collection »

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Vincent A. Irick Photographs Vincent A. Irick Photographs
Black-and-white photographs and cyanotypes of African Americans in Faceville, Georgia at the turn of the 20th century. | More about this collection »

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Virtual Georgia Virtual Georgia
The Virtual Georgia collection is intended to document the lives of Georgians from all walks of life: their religious and social celebrations, homes, art, architecture, dress, and customs. As the collection grows it will encompass a broader and richer documentation of Georgia life, particularly in the early part of the 21st century. | More about this collection »

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