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The following is a timeline of the history of Savannah, Georgia, United States.

1998 Floyd Adams become the First African American to become the Mayor of the City of Savannah. He was a Democrat.

18th centuryEdit

19th centuryEdit

20th centuryEdit

21st centuryEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Savannah, Georgia". Encyclopedia of Southern Jewish Communities. Jackson, Mississippi: Goldring / Woldenberg Institute of Southern Jewish Life. Retrieved October 11, 2013.
  2. ^ a b c d e George White (1849), Statistics of the State of Georgia, Savannah: W. Thorne Williams, OCLC 1349061
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w Britannica 1910.
  4. ^ a b c d Leon E. Seltzer, ed. (1952), Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer of the World, New York: Columbia University Press, p. 1711, OL 6112221M
  5. ^ Hugh McCall (1811–1816), History of Georgia, Savannah: Seymour & Williams, OCLC 1855580
  6. ^ Benjamin Griffith Brawley (1921), Social History of the American Negro, New York: Macmillan
  7. ^ Morse 1797.
  8. ^ a b c d e f g h Population of the 100 Largest Cities and Other Urban Places in the United States: 1790 to 1990, U.S. Census Bureau, 1998
  9. ^ a b Davies Project. "American Libraries before 1876". Princeton University. Retrieved October 11, 2013.
  10. ^ a b William Darby; Theodore Dwight Jr. (1834), New Gazetteer of the United States of America (2nd ed.), Hartford: E. Hopkins, p. 482
  11. ^ a b c d e f g h i Sholes 1882.
  12. ^ "Historic Theatre Inventory". Maryland, USA: League of Historic American Theatres. Archived from the original on July 21, 2013. Retrieved October 11, 2013.
  13. ^ Alexander R. Lawton (June 1919), "The 'Savannah', the First Transatlantic Steamship", Georgia Historical Quarterly
  14. ^ American Almanac and Repository of Useful Knowledge for the Year 1832. Boston: Gray and Bowen.
  15. ^ Adiel Sherwood (1860), Gazetteer of Georgia (4th ed.), Macon, Ga: S. Boykin
  16. ^ Joseph Bancroft (1848), Census of the City of Savannah, Savannah: E.J. Purse, printer
  17. ^ MacDonell 1907.
  18. ^ a b Jones 1890.
  19. ^ Jane Lightcap Brown (1983). "From Augusta to Columbus: Thackeray's Experiences in Georgia, 1853 and 1856". Georgia Historical Quarterly. 67. JSTOR 40581097.
  20. ^ Kwesi DeGraft-Hanson, Unearthing the Weeping Time: Savannah's Ten Broeck Race Course and 1859 Slave Sale (2010), from SouthernSpaces.org.
  21. ^ "On This Day", New York Times, retrieved November 1, 2014
  22. ^ "US Newspaper Directory". Chronicling America. Washington DC: Library of Congress. Retrieved October 11, 2013.
  23. ^ a b City of Savannah 1993.
  24. ^ Centennial 2006.
  25. ^ Scouting for Girls: Official Handbook of the Girl Scouts (3rd ed.), New York, N.Y: Girl Scouts, Inc., 1922, OCLC 12687269
  26. ^ Linwood Taft (1921), Technique of Pageantry, New York: A.S. Barnes and Company, OCLC 4260624
  27. ^ "Savannah Economic Development Authority". Archived from the original on January 11, 1998.
  28. ^ a b Jack Alicoate, ed. (1939), "Standard Broadcasting Stations of the United States: Georgia", Radio Annual, New York: Radio Daily, OCLC 2459636
  29. ^ a b New Georgia Encyclopedia, Georgia Humanities Council, retrieved October 11, 2013
  30. ^ a b c "Movie Theaters in Savannah, GA". CinemaTreasures.org. Los Angeles: Cinema Treasures LLC. Retrieved October 11, 2013.
  31. ^ a b Charles A. Alicoate, ed. (1960), "Television Stations: Georgia", Radio Annual and Television Year Book, New York: Radio Daily Corp., OCLC 10512206
  32. ^ "About Us". Historic Savannah Foundation. Retrieved October 11, 2013.
  33. ^ City of Savannah, Georgia. "Code of Ordinances". Retrieved May 1, 2015 – via MuniCode (Tallahassee, FL).
  34. ^ Mobley, Chuck. "Hurricane David, 30 years after the storm". Savannah Morning News. Retrieved 2019-01-29.
  35. ^ "Savannah, Both Sides", New York Times, October 3, 2014
  36. ^ "City of Savannah". Archived from the original on February 1999 – via Internet Archive, Wayback Machine.
  37. ^ "About Us". Islamic Center of Savannah. Retrieved October 11, 2013.
  38. ^ Pluralism Project. "Savannah, Georgia". Directory of Religious Centers. Harvard University. Retrieved October 11, 2013.
  39. ^ "History". Savannah Philharmonic. Retrieved 11 November 2015.
  40. ^ "Meet the Mayors". Washington, DC: United States Conference of Mayors. Archived from the original on June 27, 2008. Retrieved October 11, 2013.
  41. ^ wsavnatalieguillet (2015-12-02). "Eddie DeLoach wins the Savannah mayoral runoff election Tuesday night". WSAV. Retrieved 2018-05-17.
  42. ^ Savannah, Connect. "Governor calls for full mandatory evacuation of GA coast". Connect Savannah. Retrieved 2018-05-17.
  43. ^ News, Savannah Morning. "Gov. Deal issues evacuation order for Chatham County, coastal Georgia". Savannah Morning News. Retrieved 2018-05-17.
  44. ^ Peebles, Will. "Savannah Law School to close after spring semester". Savannah Morning News. Retrieved 2018-05-17.
  45. ^ Evans, Sean. "Savannah City Council votes to dissolve SCMPD merger; effective Feb. 1, 2018". WTOC-TV. Retrieved 2019-01-29.
  46. ^ Ray, Brittini. "Roy Minter sworn in as Savannah police chief". Savannah Morning News. Retrieved 2019-01-29.

BibliographyEdit

Published in 18th–19th centuryEdit

Published in 20th centuryEdit

1900s–1950s
1950s–1990s
  • Alexander A. Lawrence, A Present for Mr. Lincoln: The Story of Savannah from Secession to Sherman (Macon, Ga.: Ardivan Press, 1961).
  • Ory Mazar Nergal, ed. (1980), "Savannah", Encyclopedia of American Cities, New York: E.P. Dutton, OL 4120668M
  • Preston Russell and Barbara Hines, Savannah: A History of Her People since 1733 (Savannah, Ga.: Frederic C. Beil, 1992).
  • "Monuments and Fountains of Savannah", Historical Documents & Research, City of Savannah, Research Library & Municipal Archives, 1993
  • Trudy Ring and Robert M. Salkin, ed. (1995). "Savannah". Americas. International Dictionary of Historic Places. Routledge. p. 650+. ISBN 978-1-134-25930-4.
  • Whittington B. Johnson, Black Savannah, 1788-1864 (Fayetteville: University of Arkansas Press, 1996).
  • Derek Smith, Civil War Savannah (Savannah, Ga.: Frederic C. Beil, 1997).
  • Patrick Allen, ed., Literary Savannah (Athens, Ga.: Hill Street Press, 1998).
  • "The South: Georgia: Savannah", USA, Let's Go, New York: St. Martin's Press, 1999, OL 24937240M

Published in 21st centuryEdit

  • Mills B. Lane, Savannah Revisited: History and Architecture, 5th ed. (Savannah, Ga.: Beehive Press, 2001).
  • Charles J. Elmore (2002). Savannah, Georgia. Black America. Charleston, South Carolina: Arcadia.
  • Walter J. Fraser Jr., Savannah in the Old South (Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2003).
  • Research Library & Municipal Archives (2006), "Century of History: Savannah City Hall Centennial, 1906-2006 (timeline)", Historical Documents & Research, City of Savannah
  • Jacqueline Jones, Saving Savannah: The City and the Civil War (New York: Knopf, 2008).
  • Kwesi DeGraft-Hanson (2010). "Unearthing the Weeping Time: Savannah's Ten Broeck Race Course and 1859 Slave Sale". Southern Spaces. doi:10.18737/M76K6J.

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