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 New Georgia Encyclopedia: Savannah
Savannah became a national leader in the paper-pulp and food-processing industries with the opening of large-scale operations at Union Bag (which merged with Camp Paper in 1956) and the Savannah Sugar Refinery (Dixie Crystals) in the 1930s.
Savannah is regularly ranked among the top five busiest container-shipping ports and the top ten busiest seaports in the United States, with continually expanding berthing, storage, and loading facilities.
Savannah continues to be a national leader in the processing of paper pulp and related products through International Paper Corporation (formerly Union Camp) and is also the home of Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation, one of the world's leading manufacturers of corporate aircraft.
www.georgiaencyclopedia.org /nge/Article.jsp?id=h-1056&pid=s-69   (2449 words)

  
 Savannah, Georgia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Savannah's architecture and history are internationally known, as is its reputation for Southern charm and hospitality.
As of 2006, the mayor of Savannah is Otis Johnson.
Savannah's physical layout was the subject of an elaborate plan by the Georgia colony's founders.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Savannah,_Georgia   (3404 words)

  
 Savannah, Georgia Info - Encyclopedia WikiWhat.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Savannah is often considered the epitome of Southern charm and hospitality.
As of 2003, the Mayor of Savannah is Floyd Adams.
Savannah is Georgia's oldest city, founded by British general James Oglethorpe between the Savannah River and the eastern shore on February 12, 1733 when Georgia itself was founded.
www.wikiwhat.com /encyclopedia/s/sa/savannah__georgia.html   (984 words)

  
 Reference.com/Encyclopedia/Savannah, Georgia
Savannah is a city located in (and the county seat of) Chatham County, Georgia.
Savannah's metropolitan area, with a population of 304,000, includes three Georgia counties: Bryan, Chatham, and Effingham.
Savannah Economic Development Authority, a privately-funded organization whose mission is to improve the standard of living in Chatham County
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 Savannah, Georgia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
  The Tybee Lighthouse is the oldest and tallest lighthouse in Georgia.
Savannah has many firsts, some of which are the first planned city in America.
Savannah is a beautiful city with streets lined with huge live oak trees washed with Spanish moss.
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 Insiders' Guide® to Savannah, 4th Edition
Savannah calls herself the Hostess City, and a traditionally welcoming attitude toward visitors is part of that legacy.
The Port of Savannah is one of the nation's busiest.
If you've fallen in love with Savannah long distance thanks to a certain bestselling book or any one of several popular movies, we've included some tips in the full print book on how to arrange your own personal brush with Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil (the chapter is called The Book).
www.insiders.com /savannah   (358 words)

  
 Savannah Georgia Official Guide - learn about visiting Historic Savannah Georgia
The Historic District of Savannah is buzzing with creativity, art, culture, and live theatre and is the perfect place for you to spend a weekend or a lifetime.
Savannah in the spring is a paradise for music lovers when Emmylou Harris, The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra with Andrew Watts, Bela Fleck, the National Ensemble of Guinea, Del McCoury, Emerson String Quartet and others highlight the 2006 Savannah Music Festival.
This year is the 17th annual Savannah Music Festival and once again an extraordinary array of performances are scheduled as part of the region's largest and most diverse music festival.
www.officialsavannahguide.com   (392 words)

  
 Savannah Georgia Real Estate savannahgeorgia
Savannah's first suburb, laid out in 1911, is a mixture of prestigious four- and five-bedroom mansions and quaint, craftsman-style bungalows situated on tree-lined streets.
The largest of the several inshore islands east of Savannah, this area is mainly residential in nature and is dotted with heavily forested neighborhoods, parks and recreational facilities.
Located 18 miles from Savannah, this small seaside island is graced by a wide, 3-mile long beach that draws sun lovers and water-sports enthusiasts from throughout Georgia and the rest of the Southeast.
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 Georgia Tourism Savannah
, Georgia's architecture and history are internationally known, as is its reputation for Southern charm and hospitality.
The true beauty of Savannah is in the landscape and the architecture of the homes and buildings.
By the early and mid part of the 20th Century most of the historic homes had turned into low income rentals and were destined for destruction to make room for parking lots and gas stations.
www.garyscottthompson.com /savannah.htm   (1087 words)

  
 Savannah Real Estate | Savannah Georgia HomeReview
Downtown Savannah is often considered the heart of the historic southeast.
As the first city settled in Georgia, Savannah is home to some of the most exquisite architecture in the state.
There is a definitive charm to Savannah’s unique islands, where traffic moves slower, the sun seems a bit brighter, and people spend their leisure time watching the tide come in.
www.savannahgeorgiarealestate.net   (735 words)

  
 Sherpa Guides | Georgia | Coast | Savannah | River Street
Georgia Vacation Rentals - On your next vacation stay in one of the rentals in scenic Georgia cities such as Helen, Tybee Island, and Blue Ridge.
Savannah Getaways - Savannah Getaways is a consortium of absentee property owners of upscale accommodations in Savannah's historic district that rent their vacation homes out to business and vacation travelers to Savannah by the day, week, or month at highly competitive rates.
Savannah Scuba is a group of fellow dive enthusiasts, with a wide range of experience levels, that gather to share in fellowship and learning experiences.
www.sherpaguides.com /georgia/coast/northern_coast/riverstreet.html   (5913 words)

  
 Azalea Inn&Gardens - Hotel Savannah Inn - Savannah Georgia Hotel - Savannah Garden Hotel - Savannah Travel
From our Victorian Savannah mansion hotel inn, Savannah sightseeing travel is best enjoyed in the leisure of walking in Savannah Georgia’s beautiful garden city.
Georgia ’s founder, British Parliamentary James Oglethorpe, had intended Georgia to be a colony of yeoman farmers.
Historic Savannah sightseeing tours, a brief Savannah Georgia history film, and points of interest are available at the Savannah Convention and Visitors Center -- located on the site of the 1779 Siege of Savannah now Martin Luther King Boulevard at Liberty Street.
www.azaleainn.com /about_savannah.html   (814 words)

  
 City of Savannah, Georgia
Diocese of Savannah is established, earliest presence of Catholics in the state (Oglethorpe had banned them).
Georgia Legislature grants a charter to the Savannah, Skidaway and Seaboard Railroad Company to build rail lines to Thunderbolt, the Isle of Hope and Skidaway Island.
Law is fired from his job as a Savannah postal worker after the election of G. Elliot Hagan of Sylvania, (Screven County) GA. who made it a campaign promise to have the NAACP leader fired from his job as a postal worker.
www.ourgeorgiahistory.com /chronpop/1000055   (2384 words)

  
 Savannah Area Chamber of Commerce - www.savannahchamber.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Savannah is not only a top tourist destination but also an ideal city for business or family.
Savannah is home to Hunter Army Airfield and Fort Stewart military bases.
We at the Chamber are dedicated with providing Savannah with a workforce that is educated and trained.
www.savannahchamber.com   (592 words)

  
 Savannah, Georgia Life history @ LaunchBase.com (Launch Base)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The Savannah Metropolitan Statistical Area, defined by the U.S. (The Census Bureau does not include Liberty County, Georgia, and Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, as part of the Savannah MSA.) Savannah's metropolitan population is ranked third among Georgia cities.
history, goods produced in the New World had to pass through ports such as Savannah's before they could be shipped to England.
Peacocke">N.Y.W. Peacocke has completed two books of a trilogy that deal with the war of independence in Georgia, and particularly Savannah.
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 Savannah Vacations and Lodging :: Savannah Hotel and Car Rental   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The appealing Historic District, ranged around Spanish-moss-swathed squares, formed the core of the original city, and today boasts examples of just about every architectural style of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, while the atmospheric cobbled waterfront on the Savannah River, key to the postwar economy, is edged by towering old cotton warehouses.
Savannah was founded in 1733 by James Oglethorpe as the first settlement of the new British colony of Georgia.
This was the first recognition of the need for ''reconstruction,'' though such concrete economic provision was rarely to occur again.
www.savannahlodging.net   (248 words)

  
 Savannah, Georgia, Bed and Breakfast, Vacation Rentals, Historic District
Whether you're a longtime fan or planning your first visit to Savannah, Georgia or Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, you'll find what you need to plan your trip in our Visitor's Guide to Savannah and the Lowcountry.
And apparently our many satisfied guests believe we do an adequate job of translating their accommodation needs into a value vacation getaway as the comments of just a few of these travelers would indicate in our kudos section.
Whether you are looking for romantic Savannah weekend getaways or a longer vacation rental, whether planning your wedding or honeymoon, or looking for a short term/long term corporate rental, we invite you to join the growing list of friends who've stayed at Savannah Getaways self-catered fully equipped and fully furnished properties in Savannah's historic district.
www.savannahgetaways.net   (434 words)

  
 Savannah / Hilton Head International Airport
Serving the Greater Savannah Region of the Colonial Coast of Georgia and the Low Country of South Carolina
SAVANNAH, GA - For the 25th consecutive month Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport has reported positive growth in passenger boardings (enplanements).
SAVANNAH, GA - Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport finished the year 2005 with a record number of passengers, reflecting an eight percent increase over 2004.
www.savannahairport.com   (102 words)

  
 Savannah Georgia Archives
The event is scheduled for October 16, 2003 at 7pm in the MLK Arena at the Savannah Civic Center.
You may not be able to see Jerry Seinfeld's unqiue brand of observational humor on weekly tv anymore, but Savannah fans of Seinfeld will have a chance to see the Emmy award winner on November 1st at the Savannah Civic Center.
What is currently the most unsightly building in Savannah may soon be renovated into luxury condos.
www.officialsavannahguide.com /cat_index_35.shtml   (570 words)

  
 Savannah Georgia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Cotton was king in Savannah in the early nineteenth century, contributing to the city’s opulence and wealth.
Savannah’s port has always been a significant part of the city’s economy, transporting timber and other resources to England in its earliest days.
Savannah’s historic district is one of the largest such areas in the United States, with thousands of architecturally significant buildings in the 2.2 square mile area, including examples of Federal, Victorian, Regency and Italianate architecture.
www.coastalga.com /savannah   (1620 words)

  
 Georgia.com - Guide to Local Hotels, Lodging, Restaurants, Real Estate, Car Rentals and Area Information
Georgia's Cities from A-Z! Top 20 cities in Georgia.
The area was originally occupied by the native Creek and Cherokee Indians who had lived in the region for centuries.
However, this changed in 1733, when Oglethorpe and other European settlers landed on what is now present-day Savannah.
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 Charles J. Bowen | Georgia Personal Injury Lawyer | Attorney at Law | Vehicle Accidents | Savannah Attorneys
If you hire a Georgia personal injury attorney who has little trial experience, oftentimes they will be afraid to go to trial.
The Georgia personal injury, auto accident, pain and suffering, traumatic brain injury, negligence, wrongful death, product liability or other legal information presented at this site should not be construed to be formal legal advice, nor the formation of a lawyer or attorney client relationship.
Any results set forth here were dependent on the facts of that particular personal injury case, auto accident case, or wrongful death case and the results will differ from case to case.
www.savannahpersonalinjury.com   (1448 words)

  
 savannah, georgia hotels   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Welcome to Savannah, Georgia’s First City, a historic city with a revered past, a vibrant present and an exciting future.
Savannah has an atmosphere and charm fostered by residents who have cherished and preserved its past.
Our love of history is embodied in the beautifully restored homes, churches and public buildings that grace Savannah’s unique, tree-filled squares, and that affection has given rise to a tourism industry that’s boomed dramatically since the mid-90s.
www.savannah-hotels.info   (151 words)

  
 Savannah, Georgia Photographers - Wedding, Portrait, Commercial, Event and Other Photography Services
Savannah Photo Outings offers photographic outings for amateur photographers in an environment where they can improve their knowledge and skills, and produce results in which they will be proud.
This photographer services: Savannah, Georgia from a local, regional or national office.
This photography service services: Savannah, Georgia from a local, regional or national office.
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 Savannah Convention & Visitors Bureau - www.savannahvisit.com
Eccentric and romantic, Savannah is the sultry Southern Bell of the Georgia Coast.
One of the South's most intriguing and mysterious cities, Savannah will captivate you with her natural beauty, eccentric charm and traditional Southern hospitality.
Make Savannah your "Getaway" destination, and let her whisper the secrets of three centuries in your ear.
www.savannah-visit.com   (539 words)

  
 Savannah, Georgia Web Design Services - Web Site Design Firms
This Savannah, Georgia web design service featured listing has received 548 unique visitors in the past three months.
This Savannah, Georgia web design service featured listing has received 394 unique visitors in the past three months.
This Savannah, Georgia web design service featured listing has received 28 unique visitors in the past three months.
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