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Gamecocks say 'thanks' to Lattimore

...night.Playing again, though, wasn't what Monday's gathering was about. Fans filled the area in front of the McKissick Museum on the school's historic Horseshoe, many wearing Lattimore's No. 21. They signed large cards of support, brought...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2012-10-29/gamecocks-say-thanks-latt
Exhibit explores relationship between pets and owners

...on display at the University of South Carolina's McKissick Museum through April 22 before traveling to several other...live alone, said Lynn Robertson, director of the McKissick Museum. The exhibit is the first of its kind, she said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/12/21/art_34452.shtml
Arts
Book talks a lot of turkey

...else in his field: the Jean Laney Harris Folk Heritage Award, bestowed by the University of South Carolina's McKissick Museum and the S.C. Arts Commission. ABOUT THE BOOK Neil Cost: Magic With Wood, by Michael F. Marks Hardbound, all-color...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/29/out_426863.shtml
Outdoors
Collector heeds sound of turkey calls

...Greenwood, S.C., craftsman Neil D. Cost, honored as a folk art hero by the University of South Carolina's McKissick Museum. Cost, whose calls are displayed at the National Wild Turkey Museum in Edgefield, S.C., is regarded as one...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/22/pav_405501.shtml
Rob Pavey
'Mr. Knife' believes being a bladesmith is like being a sculptor

...Last month, the 70-year-old Springfield, S.C., man was honored by the University of South Carolina's McKissick Museum as a recipient of the Jean Laney Harris Folk Heritage Award - bestowed to a select group of craftsmen, potters...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/01/out_377275.shtml
Outdoors
Finding his calling

...call-maker ever to receive the Jean Laney Harris Folk Heritage Award bestowed by the University of South Carolina's McKissick Museum and the South Carolina Arts Commission. He was nominated by the National Wild Turkey Federation, whose Edgefield...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/04/28/out_341131.shtml
Outdoors
Jug holds clues to mysterious origin

...and form of the lip," he said.Jill Koverman, curator of collections at the University of South Carolina's McKissick Museum in Columbia, said the complete mystery behind the face jugs of Edgefield might never be solved."What were they...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-04-08/jug-holds-clues-mysterious-or
Metro
Artist spotlight: Jay Williams

JAY WILLIAMS JOB: Curator, Morris Museum of Art TIME IN POSITION: Since Aug. 2 PREVIOUS JOB: Curator, McKissick Museum, Columbia, 1995-2004 ARTISTIC INTERESTS: Folk art, American expressionism, photography, film VIEWS ON CURATING...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/09/30/art_429893.shtml
Arts
Edgefield District jugs, jars are becoming prized pottery

...to buy Edgefield pieces. Along with works at the High Museum, Edgefield pottery is displayed in museums from the McKissick Museum in Columbia to the Smithsonian Institution. "Major museums and collections buying Edgefield pottery is kind of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/19/liv_405126.shtml
Life & style
Bethune's rich clay inspires potters

...other aspects of the once-thriving Bethune pottery industry, at an exhibit at the University of South Carolina's McKissick Museum through Jan. 18. Pottery in this northern Kershaw County town took off in the 1930s, with the opening of Bethune...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/29/met_396358.shtml
Metro