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April 2012: 150th Anniversary of the Battle of Fort Pulaski Near Tybee Island and Savannah GA

Honor the Civil War Sesquicentennial (2011-2015) with a visit to Tybee Island, Georgia, and nearby Fort Pulaski National Monument on Cockspur Island.  Lighthouse Inn’s historic cottage (ca. 1910) offers a gentle place to enjoy Georgia’s northernmost island on America’s east … Continue reading

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September 6: Savannah Ocean Exchange Spotlights General George Marshall

On September 6, 2011, author Jack Uldrich tells the engaging story of George C. Marshall who would become General George Marshall, the creator of the Marshall Plan. While in charge of Ft. Screven on Tybee Island, Georgia, his relationship to … Continue reading

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