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Haunted History: Atlanta and North Georgia

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Take a spine-tingling tour of Atlanta and North Georgia that presents real life ghost stories and encounters with the world beyond. Meet ghosts from the Civil War, life-saving<$$$> guardians, mischievous southern belles, and demonic entities as your explore The Fox Theatre, Dahlonega Gold Museum, Tilley Mill, The Shakespeare Tavern, The Eagle Tavern Museum, and Tunnel Hill.
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Overview

Take a spine-tingling tour of Atlanta and North Georgia that presents real life ghost stories and encounters with the world beyond. Meet ghosts from the Civil War, life-saving<$$$> guardians, mischievous southern belles, and demonic entities as your explore The Fox Theatre, Dahlonega Gold Museum, Tilley Mill, The Shakespeare Tavern, The Eagle Tavern Museum, and Tunnel Hill.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780764328541
  • Publisher: Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.
  • Publication date: 3/28/2008
  • Pages: 160
  • Sales rank: 1,372,481
  • Product dimensions: 6.10 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments 7

Introduction 9

Types of Hauntings 9

Are Ghosts Earthbound? 12

Chapter 1 Roswell 13

The Public House / J. Christopher's Restaurant 13

Bulloch Hall 18

Chapter 2 Gainesville 23

Brenau University 23

Chapter 3 Watkinsville 27

The Eagle Tavern 27

Chapter 4 Atlanta: Ghosts of the Theatres 35

The Fox Theatre 35

The New American Shakespeare Tavern 41

Chapter 5 Union City 47

The Historic Green Manor 47

Chapter 6 Euharlee 53

Tilley Mill and Cemetery 53

Chapter 7 Covington 61

The Gaither Plantation 61

Chapter 8 Marietta: From Plantations to Ghosts 65

Kennesaw House 65

The 1848 House Restaurant 67

Chapter 9 Rome 73

The Claremont House 73

Chapter 10 Stone Mountain 83

The Village Inn 83

Chapter 11 Dahlonega 87

Dahlonega Gold Museum 87

Chapter 12 Tunnel Hill 91

Tunnel Hill 91

Chapter 13 Ball Ground 99

Family Haunting 99

Chapter 14 Dunwoody 105

The Donaldson House 105

Chapter 15 Supernatural or Local Legend? 109

Chapter 16 Conducting a Paranormal Investigation 137

Equipment 138

Capturing a Ghostly Image 142

Examining a Haunted Location 144

Chapter 17 Where to Go? 147

Paranormal Investigators in North Georgia 147

Georgia Paranormal Investigators 149

Ghost Walks and Tours 151

Directory of Haunted Locations in North Georgia 153

Bibliography 159

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