Saturday, August 07, 2010 - Monday, December 31, 2012
Created by the Atlanta History Center and designed to complement the History Center's award-winning permanent exhibition, Turning Point: The American Civil War, the new exhibition War in Our Backyards: Discovering Atlanta, 1861-1865 challenges visitors to consider their personal connections to a war that was literally fought in all of our backyards.
Greetings from Atlanta: A Postcard Retrospective draws from the Atlanta History Center’s collection of more than 3,000 postcards to provide glimpses of Atlanta and Georgia, while exploring various styles, printing technology, and social history aspects as uncovered by the unique details of its postmark, its message, its sender, and its recipient.
Experience hospital and convalescent camp life in the summer of 1862 while you visit the Smith Family Farmstead. Discover the issues soldiers and their families faced and learn about the effect of the war on the Smith family, their enslaved workers, and the state of Georgia.
The Inn at Rose Harbor is the first book in a new series from New York Times No. 1 selling author Debbie Macomber. Based in the Pacific Northwest town of Cedar Cove, her cast of characters finds love, forgiveness, and renewal behind the doors of Rose Harbor Inn.