McRainey House, Elmodel, Georgia

McRainey House, Elmodel, Georgia

The Archibald McRainey house was constructed in 1909 for the McRainey family and their servants. Archibald McRaney was born in North Carolina and moved to Baker County and then made his fortune in turpentine and lumber. The McRainey operation put Elmodel on the map and helped make this community one of the … Read more

Chiatura: Half Dead City of Georgia

Chiatura: Half Dead City of Georgia

A small city hidden in the mountaneous region of Georgia impressed photographer and traveller Pavel Morozov very much, so he spent several days there, mostly on its numerous ropeways. Chiatura is a city of miners that has dozens of functioning and broken funiculars built in the 1950s. There is an atmosphere of … Read more

Interesting Facts About Georgia

Interesting Facts About Georgia

  Do you have Georgia on your mind?  The state of Georgia has a fascinating history going all the way back to the Civil War and encompassing the civil rights movement and beyond. A powerhouse of education and technology research.  Georgia Tech has a great reputation as a university and research center … Read more