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McKinnon, Georgia

This was the old McKinnon School. A sign above a side door reads “Wayne Produce Association”, which was a cooperative related to the Finnish settlers who made McKinnon their home just after World War I.

Ernest Larson’s McKinnon website provides fascinating insight to the curious history of this Finnish settlement with the Scottish name.

Signs on the dirt streets of McKinnon are indicators of its Finnish origin.



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