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 The Story of Washington-Wilkes

Compiles and Written by Workers of the Writers'

Program of the Work Projects

Administration

in the State of Georgia

( The Records are clickable)

Submitted by Christina Palmer

 

Chapter   Page
Foreword   V
Preface   Vii

List of Illustrations

(Ilustrations not on site)

  Xi
General Information   Xiii
Contemporary Scene   I
History   10
  Settlement 10
  In the Revolution 15
  Growth Under the State 26
  The Ante-Bellum Period 38
  War Between the States and Reconstruction 55
  Close of the Century 66
  The Early Twentieth Century 78
  Modern Times 87
Points of Interest   96
Points of Interest in Environs   117
Chronology of Events   121
Consultants   126
Bibliography   127
Index   131

 

 
 

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