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A history of Savannah and South Georgia

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Published by Lewis Publishing Company in Chicago .
Written in English

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History of Savannah and South Georgia by Harden, William. Publication date Topics Savannah (Ga.) History Publisher Lewis Publishing Company Collection armstrongsavannah; americana Digitizing sponsor LYRASIS A history of Savannah and South Georgia book and Sloan Foundation Contributor Armstrong Atlantic State University, Lane Library.

Savannah's recorded history begins in That's the year General James Oglethorpe and the passengers of the good ship "Anne" landed on a bluff high along the Savannah River in February.

Oglethorpe named the 13th and final American colony "Georgia" after England's King George II. Savannah became its first : Visit Savannah. Excerpt from A History of Savannah and South Georgia, Vol. 2 On J 17 50 the trustees recommended to the common council that Noble Jones be appointed an assistant in and for the province of Georgia, and the appointment under seal was sent to him J Ratings: 0.

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A history of Savannah and South Georgia by Harden, William, Publication date Publisher Chicago, Lewis Publishing Company Collection allen_county; americana Digitizing sponsor Internet Archive Contributor Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center Language English Volume 2.

16 Notes. Photo copied book. Irregular pagination. the port of Savannah has historical transnational importance as a receiver of enslaved West Africans during the late eighteenth century. Despite a ban on African slavery in early Georgia, slaves and slavery were an integral part of the colony's development.

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Oglethorpe decided to name the 13th and final American colony “Georgia” after King George II of England. Savannah would become the first city of Georgia. Savannah (/ s ə ˈ v æ n ə /) is the oldest city in the U.S. state of Georgia and is the county seat of Chatham ished in on the Savannah River, the city of Savannah became the British colonial capital of the Province of Georgia and later the first state capital of Georgia.

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