Classroom Connections for Georgia Studies: 2020 Georgia Day Parade Banner Competition

Each year the Georgia Historical Society (GHS) invites students, teachers, volunteers, musicians, local dignitaries, and costumed historical figures to march through Savannah’s historic squares for the Georgia Day Parade. As […]

Collection Highlights: Bringing people to the ballot box

The 2019-2020 Georgia History Festival theme, “Women’s Suffrage at 100: The 19th Amendment and Georgia History,” focuses on exploring the legacy of women’s suffrage in Georgia and the United States in commemoration […]

Collection Highlights: A cartoon highlighting the emergence of the gender gap

The 2019-2020 Georgia History Festival theme, “Women’s Suffrage at 100: The 19th Amendment and Georgia History,” focuses on exploring the legacy of women’s suffrage in Georgia and the United States in commemoration […]

Classroom Connections for Georgia Studies: Inspiring Historical Thinking in Elementary Classrooms

My name is Ana Beasley, and I am a graduate student at Georgia Southern University, working on my master’s degree in history. My focus in public history is in K-12 […]

Collection Highlights: Joint Letter of the National League of Women Voters and the General Federation of Women’s Clubs

The 2019-2020 Georgia History Festival theme, “Women’s Suffrage at 100: the 19th Amendment and Georgia History,” focuses on exploring the legacy of women’s suffrage in Georgia and the United States in commemoration […]

Collection Highlights: Anna Howard Shaw and the Woman’s Committee for War Work

The 2019-2020 Georgia History Festival theme, “Women’s Suffrage at 100: The 19th Amendment and Georgia History,” focuses on exploring the legacy of women’s suffrage in Georgia and the United States in commemoration […]

Collection Highlights: Program from the third Annual Meeting of the Savannah Federation of Negro Women’s Clubs

The 2019-2020 Georgia History Festival theme, “Women’s Suffrage at 100: the 19th Amendment and Georgia History” focuses on exploring the legacy of women’s suffrage in Georgia and the United States in commemoration […]