Hartsfield was the 51st mayor of Atlanta and is now for making Atlanta a transportation hub of the south east.
He is known for the ratification of the state constitution.
A law that provided a large range of benefits for veterans coming back form WWII.
Post- War baby boom.
Cold War between United States and Soviet Union over being superpowers with different political and economic views.
Herman Talmadge was the 70th governor of Georgia.
During the 1950's suburbans sprang up and grew tremendously.
Korean War ended with 2,689 Georgian casualties.
County Unit System is struck down.
Bond was an leader in the Civil Rights Movement and member of the Georgia House of Representatives.
Ivan Allen was the 52nd mayor of Atlanta and had many methods of ending discrimination in Atlanta.
Hartsfield- Jackson International Airport began international flights.
Title IX is passed.
As the 77th governor, Busbee is most credited for attracting new business and industry to the state.
Jimmy Carter is elected president after two terms as governor of GA.
Young was the mayor of Atlanta, member of the SCLC, and was a good friend of MLKJ.
1st MARTA rapid rail service.
Two Georgia describes the difference between urban and rural growth.
He was the 78th governor, that was responsible for passing the Quality Basic Education Program for Georgia schools.
He was one of the "Big Six" American Civil Rights leaders.
As the 79th governor, Miller established the lottery and funded the HOPE scholarship.
The HOPE scholarship was created.
The Summer Olympics showcased Georgia as a place with meeting facilities, as a transportation hub, and showed southern hospitality.
As the 81st governor, Perdue was the first republican governor since Reconstruction.