Colonial Georgia

SS8H2 The student will analyze the colonial period of Georgia's history.







c. Explain the development of Georgia as a royal colony with regard to land ownership, slavery, government, and the impact of the royal governors.








This link provides a pre- constructed Power Point Presentation that covers all of SS8H2. The Power Point has been posted to the right of this annotation.






Land Ownership in Colonial Georgia


http://www.keckwood.com/files/GIS/GALandHistory.pdf

campbellms.typepad.com/files/royal-georgia.ppt
The links provided offer a PDF file over the land distribution system utilized in colonial Georgia and a Power Point Presentation on Georgia as a royal colony.










Slavery in Colonial Georgia


http://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org/nge/Article.jsp?path=/HistoryArchaeology/ColonialEraTrusteePeriod/Topics-4&id=h-686

http://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org/nge/Article.jsp?path=/HistoryArchaeology/ColonialEraTrusteePeriod/Topics-4&id=h-900

http://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org/nge/Article.jsp?path=/HistoryArchaeology/ColonialEraTrusteePeriod/Topics-4&id=h-685
These links provide information on slavery in Colonial Georgia. The image below has been posted in Downloadable PDF format to the right of this annotation.




Anti-_Slavery_Almanac.jpg
Source: The American Anti-Slavery Almanac for 1839





Government of Colonial Georgia


http://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org/nge/Article.jsp?path=/HistoryArchaeology/ColonialEraTrusteePeriod/Topics-4&id=h-816

etd.lsu.edu/docs/available/etd-1023102-173923/.../Lannen_dis.pdf

http://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org/nge/Article.jsp?id=h-818
The links offered provide information on the government of Georgia during the Colonial Period. Three Power Point Presentations have been posted to the right of this annotation.








Seal_of_the_Trustees.jpg
Source: Georgia Historical Society





Royal Governors of Georgia


http://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org/nge/Article.jsp?id=h-2537

http://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org/nge/Article.jsp?id=h-1058

http://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org/nge/Article.jsp?id=h-3585
The links provided offer information on the Royal Governors that ruled Georgia during the Colonial Period. The image below and two Power Point Presentations have been posted to the right of this annotation.






James_Edward_Oglethorpe.jpg
Source: The University of Georgia