PURPOSES 1. Bring together those people interested in history, and especially in the history of Butts County, Georgia and the State of Georgia. 2. Discover and collect any material which may help to establish or illustrate the history of the area. 3. Provide for the preservation of such material and for its accessibility, as far as may be feasible, to all who wish to examine or study the material. 4. The Society will distribute historical information and attempt to arouse interest in the past. 5. Cooperate with State Historical Society (State Historical Commission, or State Department of Archives and History) to collect and preserve materials and make available to the public.