Monthly Archives: January 2012

Genealogy Class

The Georgia Room will be hosting a new class on Thursday, February 2nd at 2pm. This class, “Research in Richmond County” will, as the name implies, educate you on all the local resources and organizations available to help you in … Continue reading

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Hampton Terrace Hotel

The Hampton Terrace Hotel was a luxurious 5-story and 5-star hotel in North Augusta. Northerners would travel to the Aiken/North Augusta/Augusta area during the winter months for a reprieve from the harsh Northern winters. The hotel was constructed in 1902 … Continue reading

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1940 census webinar

The Friends of the National Archives-Southeast Region will be hosting a webinar this Monday, January 9th at 7pm. The topic will be “The 1940 Census” and the webinar will be hosted by Constance Potter, Staff Archivist and Genealogy Specialist of … Continue reading

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History of Appleby Branch Library

Mark your calendars! Brad Cunningham will speak on January 23rd at the Friends of the Library meeting about the extremely interesting history of the Appleby Branch Library, which was once a private home. How did it become a library? Here’s … Continue reading

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