In 1990, the Historical Society and all its holdings became
known as the Atlanta History Center. The Atlanta History
Center connects people, history, and culture.
in the Civil Rights Movement
This collaborative effort of the Atlanta Regional Consortium
for Higher Education (ARCHE) documents Atlanta's role in
the Civil Rights Movement with an interactive timeline of
key events, inventories of special collections held by ARCHE
members, and other resources.
Library of Georgia
A gateway to many digital resources related to Georgia's
history and culture found in books, manuscripts, photographs
The Georgia Archives identifies and preserves Georgia's
most valuable historical documents. Included is the Virtual
Vault, which provides virtual access to some of Georgia's
most important historical documents, from 1733 to the present.
Georgia.gov is the gateway to Georgia state government
Web sites and information; includes selected resources on
federal, county and local government.
The Georgia Historical Society is the private, non-profit
historical society for the state of Georgia. The oldest
cultural institution in the state, and one of the oldest
historical societies in the country, GHS fulfills its mission
to collect, preserve and share Georgia’s history by
presenting a variety of educational programs, authoring
publications on Georgia and southern history, and by operating
a library and archives at its headquarters, Hodgson Hall,
a National Historic Landmark building in Savannah.
from the Carl Vinson Institute of Government
GeorgiaInfo, an extensive Web online resource about Georgia.
Its development was motivated by the conviction that such
information, which can now be readily accessed by Georgians
in every county, could help citizens and public officials
of the state become better informed in order to identify
new resources and make decisions to improve the quality
of life in their communities.
National Park Service (NPS)
The fundamental purpose of the NPS is to conserve the scenery and the natural and historic objects and the wild life therein and to provide for the enjoyment of the same in such manner and by such
means as will leave them unimpaired for the enjoyment of future generations. The NPS provides highlights, statistics, and a list of national parks for Georgia.
The nation's first online state encyclopedia, the New Georgia
Encyclopedia includes authoritative articles on people,
places, resources, institutions, and many other topics relating