Monthly Archives: March 2012

1940 US Federal Census

The census is coming! The census is coming! After a 72-year wait, the Census Bureau will be releasing the 1940 Census to the public on Monday, April 2, 2012 at 9 am. You can view the census images on Ancestry.com … Continue reading

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Bill Baab’s Antique Bottle Road Show

Bill Baab, author of Augusta on Glass, will be in the Georgia Room tomorrow, Saturday, March 31, lecturing about the history of glass in Augusta and  appraising your old glass bottles! BYOB: Bring Your Own Bottle and meet us in … Continue reading

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Irish webinar

The Friends of the National Archives-Southeast Region will be hosting a monthly webinar this Monday, March 12th at 7pm. The topic will be “Using U.S. Federal Records to locate the Townland of Your Irish Ancestors.” According to the Friends of … Continue reading

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Christ Episcopal Church

Today we had a query in the Georgia Room and we need your help! Christ Episcopal Church (AKA Christ Church) on the corner of Greene and Eve Streets will be celebrating their centennial anniversary this year. Their church building was … Continue reading

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Historic Downtown Augusta Walking Tour

Curious about the old houses and buildings on historic Greene and Telfair Streets? Want to learn about the interesting architectural features that adorn our buildings? Wear your walking shoes and bring your cameras for an hour tour of Downtown Historic … Continue reading

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