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  1. Civil War Maps

    The following link will connect you to a Library of Congress website of civil war maps viewable online. Click on Georgia in the left toolbar. https://www.loc.gov/collections/civil-war-maps/?sp=1
  2. ✅ SOLVED Don't know what it is but sounded good

    I found this yesterday near an old home place in Houston County, Ga. Got a good solid 88 on my g2 at 8". It appears to be bronze and measures 2.370" wide. The only marking I find is 2T stamped on the top at the 10 o'clock position as seen in the first photo. If anyone has any ideas about what it...
  3. Georgia Archive County Maps

    I want to share with everyone something I have found beneficial in my own pursuits here in Georgia. The Georgia Archives contain many historical maps of counties in Georgia. These maps vary in type and not all counties have the same type maps. Pay special attention to early soil maps if they are...
  4. Is this a badge of some sort?

    This item is very and fragile. It appears a piece is broken off the bottom. It is made of brass and may have been cloth covered on the front. The backside has gold gilding and two points would have accommodated a pin for attachment. It appears to be in the shape of a shield. Any insight on...
  5. Buttons From the Hayfield

    I sure hope this works. I have had a time trying to figure out how to load images to my post. I still don't know if this is going to work or if I could do it again. If you can see this, pictured are a script A artillery officers coat button and also Georgia State Seal button that where dug by...
  6. Greeting from the Heart of Georgia

    Hello everyone, I am a lifelong resident of the mid-state and have always resided within 5 miles of my original home place. I am 58 yrs. old, been married to the same women for forty of those, have 2 adult children and 3 grandkids. I am technologically challenged, don't have cell phone and don't...
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