1.5 Other events Georgia state legislators have claimed that in an 1818 survey the state's border with Tennessee was erroneously placed one mile (1.6 km) farther south than intended and have continued to dispute this with Tennessee Correction of this inaccuracy would allow Georgia access to water from the Tennessee River, I-20.svg Interstate 20 There are 48 television broadcast stations in Georgia including TBS TNT TCM Cartoon Network CNN and Headline News all founded by notable Georgia resident Ted Turner the Weather Channel also has its headquarters in Atlanta. Train inspection systems, B Compares the larger 28-county Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta MSA 2010 with a smaller 20-county Atlanta MSA 2000; however the 8 new counties represent less than 3% of the larger 28-county metro, Atlanta Braves Baseball National League Major League Baseball SunTrust Park Cumberland 1995. . Field hockey ? ? In 1638 Sweden established the colony of New Sweden in the Delaware Valley the operation was led by former members of the Dutch West India Company including Peter Minuit New Sweden established extensive trading contacts with English colonies to the south and shipped much of the tobacco produced in Virginia the colony was conquered by the Dutch in 1655 while Sweden was engaged in the Second Northern War; . 8 Transportation Bermuda (9) Elaine Chao United States Secretary of Transportation. Georgia Tech also operates a campus in Metz in northeastern France known as Georgia Tech Lorraine Opened in October 1990 it offers master's-level courses in Electrical and Computer Engineering Computer Science and Mechanical Engineering and Ph.D coursework in Electrical and Computer Engineering and Mechanical Engineering Georgia Tech Lorraine was the defendant in a lawsuit pertaining to the language used in advertisements which was a violation of the Toubon Law.
More Puritans immigrated in 1629 and established the Massachusetts Bay Colony with 400 settlers They sought to reform the Church of England by creating a new ideologically pure church in the New World by 1640 20,000 had arrived; many died soon after arrival but the others found a healthy climate and an ample food supply the Plymouth and Massachusetts Bay colonies together spawned other Puritan colonies in New England including the New Haven Saybrook and Connecticut colonies During the 17th century the New Haven and Saybrook colonies were absorbed by Connecticut! 129 92 Georgia Power is the main electric power company across the state and the metro area beginning in 1902 as Georgia Railway and Power Company Atlanta's streetcar (trolley) company Several electric membership corporations also serve the suburbs These include the second-largest EMC in the nation in Jackson EMC Cobb EMC and Sawnee EMC the city of Marietta operates its own electric utility Marietta Power under the Board of Lights & Water (BLW) It is also a member of the Municipal Electric Association of Georgia (MEAG). . Quakers were well established in Pennsylvania where they controlled the governorship and the legislature for many years Quakers were also numerous in Rhode Island Baptists and Methodists were growing rapidly during the First Great Awakening of the 1740s Many denominations sponsored missions to the local Indians. 151 3323 Georgia is a major railway hub has the most extensive rail system in the Southeast and has the service of two Class I railroads CSX and Norfolk Southern plus 24 short-line railroads Georgia is ranked the #3 state in the nation for rail accessibility Rail shipments include intermodal bulk automotive and every other type of shipment.