Native Americans in Georgia

The First Georgians: A History of Native Americans in the State of Georgia

The First Georgians: A History of Native Americans in the State of Georgia

Long before European settlers arrived on the shores of Georgia, various Native American tribes called this land home. As far back as 12,000 BCE, during the Paleo era, nomadic hunter-gatherers traveled in small bands, setting up campsites along the rivers and streams that veined across the terrain. Armed with crude stone tools, these earliest inhabitants…