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Georgia History Georgia Capitals
Questions about the various locations of the capital of Georgia from 1732 to present.
The first capital of Georgia was __________.
The current capital of Georgia is _________.
In early 1800s, why did Georgians need their capital in a central location?
many actions had to be acted upon by the legislature at that time
The second capital of Georgia was __________.
For a while (1780s), the legislature alternated their meeting spots between what two cities?
Augusta and Savannah
The third capital of Georgia was __________.
The fourth capital of Georgia was ___________.
What was the main reason that Milledgeville was chosen as the capital of Georgia in 1806?
It was in the center of Georgia making it easier for all Georgians to get to it.
What is the 5th and final location of the capital of Georgia?
Louisville became the capital in 1796. It was located on the __________ river.