The LAMAR Institute (http://thelamarinstitute.org) continues to produce important historical and archaeological reports on various subjects of interest. The new additions for Spring 2016 include:
Report 172. Sherman’s March Begins: Battlefield Archaeology on Three Civil War Sites in Northwestern Georgia.
–This report by Daniel T. Elliott details the background and search for three Civil War sites in the Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forest. This work was conducted as a Passport in Time project of the U.S.D.A. Forest Service, assisted by the LAMAR Institute research team.
Report 202. The Martello Tower at Tybee Island, Georgia.
–This report by Daniel T. Elliott provides historical background on a little known military feature that once stood on the north end of Georgia’s Tybee Island.
Report 208. Roland Steiner and Early Anthropology in Georgia.
–This report by Daniel T. Elliott explores the early folklore and cultural anthropology contributions of fellow Georgian Roland Steiner.
AND more are on the way!