Downtown Greensboro, Georgia – the checker game at the service station was popular in 1939

Greensboro is the county seat of Greene County, Georgia.Greensboro, GA today

Photojournalist Marion Post Wolcott took these photographs in 1939 of Greensboro, Georgia as she traveled in the area.

Traveling to Greensboro, Georgia was very different in 1939. Horses on the road were once a common occurrence

Highway near Greensboro, Georgia may 1939

This was a small black community outside of Atlanta toward Greensboro, Georgia in 1939Negro community between Atlanta and Greensboro, Georgia

Farmland between Atlanta and Greensboro, GeorgiaFarmland between Atlanta and Greensboro, Georgia

General scenes on main street, Greensboro, Georgia in 1939General scene, main street. Greensboro, Georgia

General scene, main street. Greensboro, Greene County, Georgia3

General scene, main street. Greensboro, Georgia

Shoe shop, Greensboro, Greene County, Georgia 1939Shoe shop, Greensboro, Greene County, Georgia

Center of town, Saturday afternoon, Greensboro, Georgia 1939

Center of town, Saturday afternoon, Greensboro, Georgia

Courthouse, Saturday afternoon, Greensboro, Greene County, Georgia 1939

Courthouse, Saturday afternoon, Greensboro, Greene County, Georgia

Saturday afternoon, Greensboro, Greene County, Georgia 1939

Saturday afternoon. Greensboro, Greene County, Georgia

Grocery store on Saturday afternoon, Greensboro, Greene County, GeorgiaGrocery store on Saturday afternoon, Greensboro, Greene County, Georgia

Rummage sale on Saturday afternoon, Greensboro, Greene County, Georgia 1939

Rummage sale on Saturday afternoon, Greensboro, Greene County, Georgiarummage sale saturday afternoon 1939

Playing checkers outside service station, Saturday afternoon, Greensboro, Greene County, GeorgiaPlaying cards outside service station, Saturday afternoon, Greensboro, Greene County, Georgia2

Playing cards outside service station, Saturday afternoon, Greensboro, Greene County, Georgiaplaying cards in Greensboro 1939

Hardware and farmers’ supply store, Greensboro, Georgia. Farmers examining implement on sidewalk in front of storeHardware and farmers' supply store, Greensboro, Georgia. Farmers examining implement on sidewalk in front of store

Old plantation house on main highway between Greensboro and Augusta, Georgia in 1939

old plantation house between Greensboro and Augusta

Old plantation house on main highway between Greensboro and Augusta, 2GeorgiaPart of old plantation showing tenant houses in foreground. Between Greensboro and Athens, Georgia in 1939

Part of old plantation showing tenant houses in foreground. Between Greensboro and Athens, Georgia

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Donna R. Causey, resident of Alabama, was a teacher in the public school system for twenty years. When she retired, Donna found time to focus on her lifetime passion for historical writing. She developed the websites www.alabamapioneers and www.daysgoneby.me

All her books can be purchased at Amazon.com and Barnes & Noble.

She has authored numerous genealogy books.
RIBBON OF LOVE: A Novel Of Colonial America (TAPESTRY OF LOVE)
is her first novel in the Tapestry of Love about her family where she uses actual characters, facts, dates and places to create a story about life as it might have happened in colonial Virginia. Faith and Courage: Tapestry of Love (Volume 2)
is the second book and the third FreeHearts: A Novel of Colonial America (Book 3 in the Tapestry of Love Series)
Discordance: The Cottinghams (Volume 1)
is the continuation of the story. .

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