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Island time : an illustrated history of St. Simons Island, Georgia

Author: Jingle Davis; Benjamin Galland
Publisher: Athens : The University of Georgia Press, [2013] ©2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : English
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Eighty miles south of Savannah lies St. Simons Island, one of the most beloved seaside destinations in Georgia and home to some twenty thousand year-round residents. In Island Time, Jingle Davis and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Illustrated works
History
Pictorial works
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jingle Davis; Benjamin Galland
ISBN: 9780820342450 0820342459
OCLC Number: 819717579
Description: xv, 290 pages : chiefly color illustrations, color maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Chapter I. Early Time (Eons Ago-1690) --
Tomochichi --
Chapter II. British and American Time (1736-1775) --
Planters on the Points --
Chapter III. Antebellum Time (1751-1861) --
Susie Baker King Taylor --
Chapter IV. A Time for Civil War (1861-1872) --
Gullah Geechee Music --
Chapter V.A Move toward Modern Time (1873-1923) --
A St. Simons Saint --
Chapter VI. Peacetime and War (1924-1945) --
Rachel Carson --
Chapter VII. A Time to Grow (1946-present) --
Root, Mouth, and Mojo --
Chapter VIII. A Time for Island Tales (Long Ago-Now) --
Afterword.
Responsibility: Jingle Davis ; photographs by Benjamin Galland.

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