Monthly Archives: February 2017

Ancient Civilizations in our Backyard: Archaeology and the Great Mississippian Civilizations

Please join the Augusta Public Library as we welcome renowned anthropologist Adam King on Saturday, February 25th at 2:00 PM in the library auditorium for a talk on Mississippian Culture and the Southeastern Ceremonial Complex. Dr. King’s presentation will kick … Continue reading

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Lost Friends: Searching for Loved Ones after Slavery

One of the many horrors inflicted on slaves during that era of American history was the tearing apart of families; mothers, fathers, and children sold away from one another never to be heard of again. Near the end of the … Continue reading

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Antique Book Exhibit

In honor of Black History Month, the Georgia Heritage Room is exhibiting a selection of antique books and magazines on loan from local author and historian Mr. Elvin Thompson.┬áThe exhibit will run through the end of March 2017, so please … Continue reading

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