Lamar County, Georgia, historical newspaper articles

Newspaper Clippings, Lamar County, Georgia

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Newspaper Date Page, Column, etc. Article Contributor
The Barnesville Gazette November 2, 1882   Mr. R. Y. Beckham, A Faithful Servant Lynn Cunningham
The Houston Home Journal" (Perry, GA) July 24, 1890 "Local News" "Mr. W. Reviere, of Barnesville, is in Houston visiting his brother-in-law and sister, Mr. and Mrs. J. A. Hickson." Linda F. Wood
The Houston Home Journal" (Perry, GA) July 24, 1890 "Local News" "Messrs. V. Collier and J. L. Aldridge of Meansville, Pike County, spent several days last week in Houston, the guests [of] Mr. J. A. Hickson." Linda F. Wood
The Barnesville Gazette September 25, 1890
  ‘Twas Grand - The Concert of War Scenes Much Enjoyed..A Brilliant Success Lynn Cunningham
The Barnesville Gazette September 25, 1890
  War Relics! An Interesting Collection At The Concert [at Granite Hall]
Lynn Cunningham
The Barnesville Gazette November 27, 1890   What a Colored Man Has Done (Henry Purifoy) Lynn Cunningham
The Weekly Madisonian, Madison, GA July 6, 1900

Barnesville Chautauqua

Barbara Walker Winge
Barnesville News Gazette


Thursday, September 17, 1909   Memorial Window for Rev. John Milner Glydie Ann Nelson
The Atlanta Constitution Sunday, August 31, 1930 p. 11, by Tallu J. Fish

Cedar Hill, Lamar County, Georgia
[Concerning the evolution of architecture throughout years of progress, described in "The History of Lamar County, Georgia"]

Barbara Walker Winge


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