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Question 1: ________ arrived at the Georgia coast in 1733.
Francis BarringtonNicholas UdallJames OglethorpeMarshalsea

Question 2: The public areas of Cumberland Island are part of a national seashore managed by the ________.
National Park ServiceNational Park Passport StampsYellowstone National ParkAppalachian Trail

Question 3: During the 16th and 17th centuries, Cumberland Island was part of the Mocama missionary province of ________.
North CarolinaMuscogee (Creek)Spanish FloridaGeorgia (U.S. state)

Question 4: Fraser, who had developed ________, called conservationists druids.
Hardeeville, South CarolinaHilton Head Island, South CarolinaBeaufort County, South CarolinaBeaufort, South Carolina

Question 5: The plantation economy was dealt a deathblow with the ________, and Dungeness deteriorated and the family moved away.
TennesseeAmerican Civil WarUnited StatesBleeding Kansas

Question 6: One will also see gnarled live oak trees covered with ________ and the palmetto plants at the edge of Cumberland's dense maritime forest.
MississippiGeorgia (U.S. state)Spanish mossFlorida

Question 7: Wood from the island was used to build the ________, "Old Ironsides".
USS Chesapeake (1799)USS President (1800)USS ConstitutionUSS Congress (1799)

Question 8: Charles Fraser's attempt to develop the island was the subject of part 2 of John McPhee's book Encounters with the Archdruid; the archdruid referred to Sierra Club president ________.
Ansel AdamsBestor RobinsonDavid BrowerNorman Clyde

Question 9: When naturalist ________ visited the island in 1774, the island was mostly uninhabited.
Bartram TrailBartram's TravelsJohn BartramWilliam Bartram

Question 10: His son, Confederate General ________, had a tombstone placed over the grave and visited his father's final resting place several times.
James LongstreetWinfield Scott HancockJ.E.B. StuartRobert E. Lee


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