The president and CEO of the Georgia Historical Society says the organization never considered a photo taken of a photograph of a Civil War warship to be authentic. The man who photographed the picture now says the image is a fake.
A massive US Army Corps of Engineers report on the $650 million proposed Savannah port expansion goes out for public comment Friday. The report details every aspect of the project, including a $14 million plan to conserve a Confederate battleship in the way of the dredging. The ironclad sank in the harbor in 1864.