Georgia State Capitol

Georgia State Capitol
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The State Capital construction started in 1884 and completed 1889.

The Georgia State Capital is built on the location where Atlanta's first City Hall stood (1853-1883). During Atlanta's occupation (Sept. to Nov. 1864) the 2nd Mass. Regiment constituting the Provost Guard of Sherman's army camped n a park on this site. From here (Sept. 6, 1864) went notice to the civilian population of Atlanta to assemble for registration and evacuation.

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  • Georgia State Capitol
  • 206 Washington Street
  • Atlanta, GA
  • 404-656-2844
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