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Augusta Museum of History displaying items from the archive

...have the Clinton presidency and its impact on Georgia. You have Sept. 11, and how it affected the CSRA," said museum director Nancy Glaser. "Those major events, those turning points in history are what we try to look at first, but we also...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-09-08/augusta-museum-h
16th century harpsichord has history worth noting

...everyone. We want it to go into a wider market so the booklet is going to be in English, in German and in French."Museum director Cleve land Johnson said the recording is the equivalent of a "sound document" that will allow the facility to share...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-07-11/16th-century-harpsichord-has-histor
Box unearthed at Augusta's Magnolia Cemetery holds link to history

...the box has been transferred to the museum where it can be opened by museum staff to preserve its contents. The museum director is out of town until next week."There's always been a legend about the de l'Aigle jewels or gold, but I can't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-30/box-unearthed-augustas-magnol
Around the Block

...Because of the film's depiction of blacks, the movie been controversial since its release in 1946.After the film, museum director Kevin Grogan will lead a discussion.Admission is free. For more information, call (706) 724-7501. Coffee...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-06-30/around-block
Around the block

...of the film's depiction of blacks, the movie been controversial since it's release in 1946.After the film, museum director Kevin Grogan will lead a discussion.Admission is free. For more information, call (706) 724-7501.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-06-25/around-block
The Artside: Mellencamp brings his art, then his music to Augusta

...Soutine and Walt Kuhn as well as German expressionists Otto Dix and Max Beckmann, he developed a style that Morris Museum director Kevin Grogan describes as "tough, visceral and demanding."Mellencamp's work seems to reflect certain aspects...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-12-23/artside-mellencamp-br
Museum plans to renovate for modern display

...Thursday will be carried out over the next two years with portions of the exhibit closing temporarily over time, said Museum Director J.R. "Jack" Dailey.Charles Lindbergh's "Spirit of St. Louis" aircraft from the first trans-Atlantic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-04-12/museum-plans-renovate-modern-displa
Morris Museum film series to show 'Of Mice and Men'

...Lon Chaney Jr., Charles Bickford, Roman Bohnen, Bob Steele and Noah Beery Jr."It's a minor masterpiece," museum director Kevin Grogan wrote in an e-mail. "It tells the tragic story of two men, George Milton and his mentally challenged...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-06-04/morris-museum-film-se
The Artside: Morris Gala to offer first look at Bartlett's art

...University of Pennsylvania and filmmaking at New York University.In the book Bo Bartlett, Heartland, Columbus Museum director Tom Butler described Bartlett's work as celebrating "the underlying epic nature of the commonplace and the personal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-03-03/artside-morris-gala-o
A look at a real man portrayed in 'Monuments Men'

...received, processed and then restituted after the war.The Monuments Men included architects, artists, curators and museum directors. The Harvard-educated Rorimer went on to become director of the Metropolitan Museum after the war.Robert Edsel...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-02-08/look-real-man-portrayed-monuments-m