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The origin of Kennesaw State University

As of the fall of 2016, Kennesaw State University had an enrollment of 32,166, making it the third largest university in Georgia.  Its programs include more than 150 degrees, from…









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Lockheed Plant, The (Images of America)

The Lockheed Plant in Marietta has been building many of the world’s most legendary aircraft for the past 60 years―and that doesn’t even count its service building B-29 bombers for the Bell Aircraft Company during World War II. Lockheed’s six decades have seen the plant build jet bombers, li…


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The Bell Bomber Plant (Images of America: Georgia)

Few would have believed in the late 1930s that Depression-wracked Marietta and Cobb County, where cotton was still king, would later be the site of the largest industrial complex south of the Mason-Dixon line, or that it would be churning out hundreds of the largest and most technically advanced air…