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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
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
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
Museum director left it better

...began making exhibits, largely on his own, without much additional funding. He was miscast. He should have been museum director in St. Louis, or Richmond, or Cincinnati. There wasn't a fit. But there was a purpose. And that was something...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/25/let_440878.shtml
Letters
Museum director hopes sports theme will work again

...baseball has generated a lot of community interest at the Aiken County Historical Museum, according to Mr. Levy, the museum director. "It's a great exhibit; people have loved it," said Mr. Levy. The baseball exhibit started in May, and in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/07/20/aik_466192.shtml
Museum unseals treasures

...unsealed treasures of the past Thursday that have been stored in a downtown bank vault for seven years for safekeeping. Museum Director Dick Wescott removed the screws from two large wooden cases holding 56 extremely rare and delicate architectural drawings...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/10/25/met_200175.shtml
Metro
Decries museum ouster as `uncouth'

...must be congratulated on his quick adaptation to the mores of the local politicos. His actions in removing former Museum Director Dick Wescott from his position - just days before Mr. Wescott's resignation was to be effective Ä is what could...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/02/13/edi_203982.shtml
Editorials
Leaky roof adds to list of museum repairs

...reduced operating hours were not enough, Augusta Museum of History is in dire need of a new roof and related repairs, Museum Director Nancy Glaser said.Combined with a 2007 replacement of the museum's air-conditioning system, the roof request...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-06-20/leaky-roof-adds-list-repairs
New exhibit weaves tapestry of area history

...County Museum's new permanent exhibit, Augusta's Story, was made a priority and completed in nine months, said museum director Scott Loehr. The results can be viewed beginning Saturday. The museum is touting the 6,500-square-foot exhibit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/06/ent_243919.shtml
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