On the doorstep to being closed less than a year ago, the Georgia Archives celebrated a milestone this month when for the first time it began operations under the University System of Georgia.
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The Georgia Archives is expanding its public hours from two to four days a week, no appointments necessary. Beginning Wednesday, it will be open from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. every Wednesday through Saturday.
To celebrate, the Georgia Genealogical Society this Wednesday will offer door prizes and refreshments between 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.
The archives is located at 5800 Jonesboro Road in Morrow. Visit online at www.georgiaarchives.org.