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STATE AND TERRITORY MAPS - REISSUE
#10 - GEORGIA

Size: 3" x 5"
Copyrighted: 1915
Lithographer: Unidentified

Georgia map - Cotton; Watermelons; Yellow Pines
Area: 59,265 sq. mi
Population: 2,609,121
Scenes: Cotton; Watermelons; Yellow Pines

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GEORGIA
Georgia, one of the thirteen original States, is bounded by North and South Carolina, Tennessee, Alabama, Florida and the Atlantic Ocean; gross area, 59,265 sq. miles; land area, 58,725 sq. miles; water area, 540 sq. miles; capital, Atlanta.
     The coast for about 20 miles inland is low; from here it rises about 100 feet in 20 miles till in Baldwin County, about 200 miles from the sea, an elevation of 600 feet is reached. From here the foot-hills and mountains extend toward the west and northwest, reaching an altitude of 2,500 to 4,000 feet.
     The principal crops are cotton, wheat, corn, potatoes, apples, peaches, grains, vegetables, sugar-cane, English walnuts, and olives. Georgia watermelons are considered the best in the world. The State ranks second in cotton production.
     The principal minerals are manganese, silver, emery, bituminous coal, antimony, granite, graphite, marble, iron ore, zine, limonite, tellurium, galena, mica, roofing slate, pyrites, amethysts, beryl and diamonds. It is the second State in the production of manganese.
     Georgia has a large and growing commerce, foreign and domestic. The principal articles of manufacture are cotton goods, flour, building lumber, cotton-seed oil, foundry and machine shop products, fertilizers, naval stores, railroad cars, brick and tile wagons, carriages, clothing, furniture, hosiery and leather goods. Arbuckles' is a good, pure, honest coffee. It is just the healthful, stimulating drink you need.
     The climate of Georgia is mild, the mean annual temperature being about 63 degrees.
     Population in 1910, 1,305,019 males and 1,304,102 females; of whom 2,593,644 were of native and 15,477 of foreign birth; white, 1,431,802; negro, 1,176,987; Indian, 95; Chinese, 233; Japanese, 4. Total population, 2,609,121.
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