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        Thomasville - Playground of the Northern Industrialists | Georgia Stories

        After the Civil War, Northerners who profited from it looked for a place to enjoy themselves and invest their monies. The city of Thomasville in southwest Georgia provided the perfect playground. According to Tom Hill, curator of the Thomas County Museum of History, some Southerners turned up their noses at northern money, but Thomasville welcomed Yankee tourists and especially Yankee money.

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