Thu., April 12, 2012 12:59pm
On April 12, 1862, during the Civil War, Union volunteers led by James J. Andrews stole a Confederate locomotive near Marietta, Georgia on a mission...
Wed., September 14, 2011 11:01pm
The Georgia Historical Society will host a series of historical marker dedications around Georgia in September. They commemorate the 150th...
Thu., August 18, 2011 11:00am
The discovery of East Georgia's Camp Lawton prison stockade a year ago this week was considered one of the biggest Civil War finds in decades....
Wed., July 13, 2011 11:01pm
The city of Dalton dedicated a Civil War historical marker today. It honors Confederate General Patrick Cleburne, who urged southern states to...
Fri., July 8, 2011 11:16am
Hundreds of thousands of soldiers died on Civil War battlefields. Many of the fallen were moved and buried in national cemeteries. But some lie in...
Sun., July 3, 2011 11:01pm
A new smart phone app will give tourists at the Augusta Canal a closer look at a Civil War factory. Visitors can look through their phone’s camera...
Mon., May 30, 2011 7:37am
Communities around the state held ceremonies to honor those who have served the country in battle. Over the weekend in Marietta, there was a...
Wed., April 27, 2011 2:50pm
A new map of Civil War historic sites is focused on the impact of the war away from the battlefront and highlights places that illustrate the...
Mon., April 11, 2011 1:18pm
A new marker now stands at the site where Union General William T. Sherman ordered what’s known as the “Burning of Atlanta.”
Fri., March 4, 2011 12:00am
The Georgia Historical Society, the state Department of Economic Development and the Georgia Battlefield Association are sponsoring a plaque telling...