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Georgia Founded 281 Years Ago Today

February 12, 2014

On February 12, 1733, James Oglethorpe and more than 100 colonists settled next to the Savannah River becoming the 13th colony of the newly found land known as America.

New Georgia Encyclopedia Shares Facts & History

July 2, 2013

If ever a tinge of middle school history nostalgia hits you, head over to The New Georgia Encyclopedia for articles on Georgia arts, sports and science.