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Fort Gordon | The Augusta Chronicle

...cemetery with 150 graves in the Bath community, according to a history of Fort Gordon published by Fort Gordon's command historian office. The camp was named after a Civil War commander from Georgia, Gen. John B. Gordon. One of the first units...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/places/fort-gordon
Depression-era colony cashing in on Johnny Cash's fame

DYESS, Ark. - Money and memorabilia from Johnny Cash's family and friends have helped historians restore a significant part of the Historic Dyess Colony, a government collective built to pull Depression-era families out of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-08-18/depression-colony-cashing-johnny-ca
UGA legend Magill remembered by friends

Daniel Hamilton Magill Jr., legendary University of Georgia tennis coach and sports historian, passed away Saturday at the age of 93.With a celebration of his life set for noon Thursday at Athens Country Club, two of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-27/uga-legend-magill-remembered
Fort McHenry to mark bicentennial of battle, anthem

...talents required: the ability to talk to visitors in an engaging way, do the marches and drills, handle a musket and be a historian.Q: Who trains them?A: We do ? the National Park Service at Fort McHenry. And there are degrees of specialty, like...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2014-08-23/fort-mchenry-mark-bicent
UGA great Dan Magill dies at 93

...present.He ran the Collegiate Tennis Hall of Fame situated next to the Dan Magill Tennis Complex. He was the unofficial historian for Georgia athletics and Athens sports for that matter. He wrote columns for the Athens Banner-Herald. He still played...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-08-24/uga-great-dan-magill-dies
Retelling the past can be harder than you think

...Black and I'm Proud) shaped young listeners in the 1960s. HISTORIANS USE this amalgam of primary and secondary sources to build...instead of seeing the world through the eyes of today, historians must work to see through the eyes of the past.Consider this...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-08-17/retelling-past-c
Scientists begin revealing hull of Confederate sub

...crew was knocked unconscious and the sub damaged by the shock wave from the explosion.At the time the Hunley was raised, historians thought it was farther away from the Housatonic and speculated the crew ran out of air before they could crank back to the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-08-12/scientists-begin-revealing-hull-con
The Way We Were: Bell Auditorium

...took off. Graham brought his evangelical crusade to Augusta in 1948 and spoke to more than 60,000 that October. Religious historians say the local crusade was a turning point in Graham's emerging ministry ? the first time he made his message more ecumenical...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-03/way-we-were-bell-auditorium
Calendar

...m. Monday, Nov. 17, Snelling Center, 3165 Washington Road; Tom Watson Brown Book Award by The Society of Civil War Historians, presented by Tad Brown, open to the public; (706) 736-2909, gfy@gwenfulcheryoung.com, civilwarroundtable augustaga...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2014-07-31/calendar
Recordings reveal Nixon's point of view on Watergate, final days of administration

...close to what anybody is going to experience sitting down and having a beer with Nixon," said Gannon, now a writer and historian in Washington, D.C. "Like him or not, whether you think that his resignation was a tragedy for the nation or that he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-08-05/recordings-reveal-nixons-point-view