PDF The Tifts of Georgia By John D. Fair

PDF The Tifts of Georgia By John D. Fair This uniue book addresses the under analyzed subject of internal migration in American historiography by showing the impact of eight generations of a family from New England on the development of SoutThis uniue book addresses the under analyzed subject of internal migration in American historiography by showing the impact of eight generations of a family from New England on the development of Southern Georgia from the eighteenth to the end of the twentieth centuries Focusing on cross regional influences The Tifts of Georgia sheds new light on such traditional topics as paternalism cultural assimilation and race relations Originally from Mystic Connecticut the Tifts migrated to Key West Florida where they profited from the wrecking trade set up business ope.

Rations at various points along the eastern coast of the United States and eventually made a significant impact on some of the less developed areas of GeorgiaThe most important member of the family was Nelson Tift a pioneer businessman who founded the city of Albany Georgia in the 1830s and played a major role on behalf of his adopted state during the Civil War and Reconstruction His enterprises were often coordinated with his brother Asa in Key West Their nephew Henry Harding Tift founded Tifton and Tift County and Tift College in Forsyth was named for Henry'.

PDF The Tifts of Georgia By John D. Fair

PDF The Tifts of Georgia By John D. Fair

tifts kindle georgia kindle The Tifts ebok The Tifts of Georgia eBookRations at various points along the eastern coast of the United States and eventually made a significant impact on some of the less developed areas of GeorgiaThe most important member of the family was Nelson Tift a pioneer businessman who founded the city of Albany Georgia in the 1830s and played a major role on behalf of his adopted state during the Civil War and Reconstruction His enterprises were often coordinated with his brother Asa in Key West Their nephew Henry Harding Tift founded Tifton and Tift County and Tift College in Forsyth was named for Henry'.

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