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Interview with Sam Way, February 6, 2014

Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies, University of Georgia
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00:00:00 - Historical landmarks

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Partial Transcript: My name is Sam Way...

Segment Synopsis: Way lists the historical landmarks located in Pulaski County of Hawkinsville, Georgia.

Keywords: Blackshear Trail; Chickasaw Trail; De Soto Trail; Euchee Trail; Flint Trail; Hartford, Georgia; Interstate Highway System; Jefferson Davis Trail; Muscogee Tribe; Ocmulgee River; Slosheye Trail

00:06:30 - Important railroads / Hawkinsville throughout history

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Partial Transcript: As further proof of it...

Segment Synopsis: Way talks about the major railroads that ran through Hawkinsville, Georgia. Way reflects on the city's historical importance as a cotton-port city throughout the 19th and 20th century. He emphasizes the importance of recreational development.

Keywords: Hawkinsville and Florida Southern Railroad; Hawkinsville and Western Railroad; Macon and Brunswick Railroad; Ocilla Southern Railroad