Reconstruction
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Savannah, Georgia

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The picturesque port of Savannah boasts the nation's largest historic landmark district. Many buildings from the city's prosperous cotton and slave trading days still stand.

The production crew made Savannah their home base for several Georgia shoots.

I'd always heard about General Sherman marching through Georgia and capturing Savannah. But it's amazing to be right where it happened -- to stand in front of the mansion he seized, and imagine him and his officers feasting there on turtle soup and oysters. --  Maria Daniels, director, new media
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