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December 6, 1752 Patrick Graham begins his term of service as president of Georgia
  Governors of Georgia, 1733-1800
December 6, 1768 Wrightsboro residents petition Gov. James Wright for additional land
  James Wright
December 6, 1772 James Wright made a baronet for his accomplishments as Royal Governor of Georgia
  James Wright
December 6, 1774 St. John's Parish elects Lyman Hall as its representative to the First Continental Congress. He does not attend because he had not been elected by the provincial congress.
  Lyman Hall
December 6, 1774 St. John's Parish votes to join the Continental Association
December 6, 1822 City of Covington, Georgia established (renamed from Newtonton).
  Leonard Covington
December 6, 1850 The Georgia Platform, which outlined a program of solutions to avoid Southern secession, is passed
December 6, 1865 Georgia ratifies the 13th Amendment to the Constitution
  Georgia, the Declaration of Independence, the Articles of Confederation, and the United States Constitution
December 6, 1886 Rome, Georgia is covered with more than 2 feet of snow
  Rome, Georgia
December 6, 1906 The state of Georgia awards Carroll County the location of its newest institution of higher learning, the University of West Georgia
December 6, 1915 Ku Klux Klan parade down Peachtree Street following the premiere of D. W. Griffith's Birth of a Nation at the Atlanta Theater
  Atlanta, Georgia (1900-2000)
  Ku Klux Klan in Georgia
December 6, 2006 In a letter to Jimmy Carter, Kenneth Stein, former Executive Director of the Carter Center resigns over comments Carter included in his book, Palestine: Peace Not Apartheid.
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